Normalising Breastfeeding within a Formula Feeding Culture: An Irish Qualitative Study


Background Breastfeeding rates in Ireland are among the lowest in Europe. Breastfeeding groups can provide support, information, and friendship for women. However, there is little research exploring community breastfeeding... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Dr. Patricia Leahy-Warren (School of Nursing and Midwifery, UCC)
  2. Mary Creedon (HSE South)
  3. Aoife O'mahony (School of Nursing and Midwifery, UCC)
  4. Helen Mulcahy (School of Nursing and Midwifery, UCC)

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Topics: Maternity Care


MC4 » Maternity Care 4 (14:00 - Thursday, 10th November, Lecture Theatre 0.32)

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