Women who deliver at hospitals or birthing facilities that practice the WHO/UNICEF’s Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding breastfeed for a longer time and feel more confident caring for their babies when they get home.
Facilities with Baby Friendly or Texas Ten Step designation are some of the best places you can deliver your baby, since they have proven they support breastfeeding moms. They require breastfeeding training for all their staff and encourage policies that ensure breastfeeding support. Learn how hospitals that support the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding help you reach your breastfeeding goals.
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