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Breastfeeding And Child Survival

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Breastfeeding And Child Survival

  1. 1. SMARTIE OR MILK DUD?????<br />
  2. 2. BREASTFEEDING AND CHILD SURVIVAL<br />CURRENT BREASTFEEDING RECOMMENDATIONS<br />SUPERIORITY OF HUMAN MILK<br />BENEFITS OF EXCLUSIVE BREASTFEEDING FOR SIX MONTHS<br />MATERNAL MEDICATIONS AND BREASTFEEDING<br />
  3. 3. MILK DUD OR SMARTIE<br />AFTER THIS CLASS TODAY YOU WILL HAVE THE KNOWLEDGE TO MAKE THE CHOICE TO BE A <br />SMARTIE RATHER THAN A<br />MILK DUD……… OK NOW …..<br /> NO SNICKERS, BUT JUST LISTEN<br />HERE’S HOW TO BECOME ALIFESAVER…….<br />
  4. 4. BREASTFEEDING AND CHILD SURVIVAL<br />IS BREASTFEEDING THAT MUCH BETTER FOR MY BABY THAN FORMULA?<br /> HOW MUCH HEALTHIER WILL MY BABY BE, SHOULD I BREASTFEED? <br />HOW DOES MY DECISION TO BREASTFEED CONTRIBUTE TO INFANT HEALTH ?<br />BABIES GROWTH<br />IMMUNITTY<br />DEVELOPMENT, INCLUDING IQ<br />
  5. 5. CURRENT BREASTFEEDING GUIDELINES<br />AAP GUIDELINES<br />HEALTHY PEOPLE 2010 <br />WHO/UNICEF <br />HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES BLUEPRINT<br />
  6. 6. CURRENT BREASTFEEDING RECOMMENDATIONS<br />AAP RECOMMENDS THAT YOUR NEWBORN SHOULD BE EXCLUSIVELY BREASTFED FOR THE FIRST 6 MONTHS OF LIFE AND FOR UP TO A YEAR OR LONGER WITH COMPLEMENTARY FEEDINGS , FOR AS LONG AS YOU(MOM) AND BABY WISH<br />
  7. 7. WHY IS BREASTMILK BETTER THAN FORMULA???<br />HUMAN MILK FOR HUMAN BABIES<br />FORMULA VS HUMAN MILK<br />COLOSTRUM<br />MATURE MILK COMPOSITION<br />
  8. 8. WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS TO BABY IF EXCLUSIVELY BREASTFED FOR THE FIRST SIX MONTHS OF LIFE………. <br />
  9. 9. WARNING USING INFANT FORMULA MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF <br />A child developing diabetes<br />Allergies<br />Ulcerative colitis<br />Crohn’s disease<br />Cholera<br />Ear infections<br />SIDS<br />Childhood cancers especially lymphomas and Hodgkins disease<br />
  10. 10. IQ<br />
  11. 11. WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS FOR MOM IF BREASTFEEDING FOR SIX MONTHS? <br />DECREASE RISK FOR OVARIAN CANCER<br />DECREASE RISK FOR BREAST CANCER<br />DECREASE RISK FOR OSTEOPOROSIS<br />DECREASE RISK FOR MATERNAL HEMORRHAGE<br />INCREASED SELF CONFIDENCE AND FACILITATED BONDING WITH THE BABY<br />RETURN TO PRE PREGNANCY WEIGHT SOONER<br />LESS SICK DAYS FROM WORK BECAUSE OF A HEALTHIER BABY<br />
  12. 12. BREASTFEEDING BENEFIT FOR DAD <br />DECREASED COST…$$$$$$AVING$ FOR DAD<br />DECREASED HEALTH CARE COSTS BECAUSE OF HEALTHIER BABY…DECREASED TRIPS TO THE CLINIC<br />
  13. 13. BENEFITS TO SOCIETY<br />HEALTHIER BABY<br />HEALTHIER ADULTS<br />HEALTHIER NATION<br />LOWER HEALTHCARE COSTS<br />LESS LANDFILLS AND WASTE<br />
  14. 14. WHAT MEDICATIONS OR DRUGS ARE SAFE FOR ME TO TAKE WHEN I AM BREASTFEEDING??<br />ACTUALLY MEDICATIONS DURING LACTATION ARE MOST GENERALLY SAFER DURING LACTATION THAN THEY ARE DURING PREGNANCY ….ASK<br />RX: ASK YOUR LACTATION CONSULTANT OR DR<br />HERBS: VISIT WITH YOUR LC OR DR<br />NO STREET DRUGS<br />SMOKING<br />BIRTH CONTROL SHOULD BE PROGESTIN ONLY AND STARTED AFTER 6 WEEKS<br />OTC COLD FLU PREPARATIONS<br />CANCER DRUGS OR RADIATION THERAPY DRUGS <br />ALCOHOL<br />
  15. 15. IN CONCLUSIONBREASTFEEDING IS THE HEALTHY WAY TO FEED BABIES<br />NOW YOU CAN CHOOSE AND MAKE THE INFORMED DECISION<br />……MILK DUD’S<br />……SMARTIE’S<br />…….CHANGE <br />…….LIFE SAVER<br />FOR YOUR LITTLE SUGAR BABY!!!<br />APPLAUSE PLEASE NO SNICKERS <br />

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