Capturing Breastfeeding Culture Worldwide

"Capturing Breastfeeding Culture Worldwide" series of lectures touches the nature of breastfeeding in a variety of cultures. The speakers are all experts in their regions and are directly involved in working with mothers and breastfeeding babies.

Breastfeeding Culture in Israel: Esther Grunis - (28 min)

My presentation covers factoids about Israel: population, birth rate, location of the country, average life span, health system, etc; and statistics about breastfeeding in Israel, including statistics comparing Arab and Jewish women. I'll discuss the lactation services in my hospital, give a picture profile of Israeli families as well as debunking common myths about breastfeeding in Israel.

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