Good breastfeeding policiesGood breastfeeding rates
In Norway, where breastfeeding policies protecting breastfeeding womens needs have been in place since the 70s, approximately 97% of women breastfeed when leaving hospital, 80 per cent are breastfeeding at 3 months and 20 per cent beyond 12 months.
Government family policies play an important role in enabling women to achieve good breastfeeding rates.
Breastfeeding is so normal, writes Hege Jacobson
Lepri, its more embarrassing to bring out the feeding
bottle in public.
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