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The first World Breastfeeding Trends Initiative UK report is launched!

The launch at the House of Commons on 15 November of the first UK-wide World Breastfeeding Trends Initiative (WBTi) report on infant feeding policies and programmes gave some clues to which “stepping stones” along a family’s feeding journey are missing, where families are struggling to meet their own breastfeeding goals. 755 kata lagi


Early Intervention Study

Below is a link to a Forbes article about a recent study published in The Lancet. The study involved a look at an early intervention technique for autism called PACT, which stands for  Preschool Autism Communication Trial. 117 kata lagi

#12 - Maternal Health Now: New Research from The Lancet

In this episode Julia Wiklander, Felogene Anumo and Zanele Mabaso introduce you to new research that was published just a few weeks ago in The Lancet’s Maternal Health Series. 435 kata lagi

Maternal And Newborn Health

How The Lancet creates, and the UN spreads, lies -- Hans Rosling in The Lancet

The UN can only mirror its member countries. While the UN (and for example the EU) are supposed to try and “level up” they very often “level down”. 412 kata lagi


Time for a Relook at India's flagship programs

The findings of the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study are truly depressing. The results, published in The Lancet, lists the main factors behind illness, death and disability in countries. 250 kata lagi

Child Nutrition

BMJ vs The Lancet: there are no winners in the 'statins war' - The Conversation

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This is an excellent and important read from The Conversation. It argues that newspapers misreporting on the ongoing debate is likely to lead to more deaths from cardiovascular disease. 162 kata lagi