dutch doubled bf rates in 5 years

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dutch doubled bf rates in 5 years

Postby fellare » Wed Apr 22, 2015 11:45 am

Impressive, but still sad. The dutch went from 18% at 6 months to 39%.

Named causes are improved consultation by the sounds of it it actually gets discussed now and breastfeeding welcome here stickers! I'm not surprised the last one works well.
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Re: dutch doubled bf rates in 5 years

Postby PellyintheWilderness » Wed Apr 22, 2015 12:42 pm

What are the Dutch BFing initiation rates like?

Improved consultation and getting the message across that it's acceptable to BF in public - those are battles here too.
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Re: dutch doubled bf rates in 5 years

Postby fellare » Wed Apr 22, 2015 12:44 pm

80% starting rate. Bit higher for the educated.

Ordered a pack of bwh stickers to do my bit. If it's up to me every shop in every town will be plastered by time I leave.
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