Employer-Based Programs to Support Breastfeeding Among Working Mothers: A Systematic Review.

@article{Dinour2017EmployerBasedPT,
  title={Employer-Based Programs to Support Breastfeeding Among Working Mothers: A Systematic Review.},
  author={Lauren M Dinour and Jacalyn Szaro},
  journal={Breastfeeding medicine : the official journal of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={12},
  pages={
          131-141
        }
}
BACKGROUND Many mothers experience barriers to maintaining a breastfeeding relationship with their infants upon returning to work and, consequently, terminate breastfeeding earlier than recommended or intended. As such, employers are in a unique position to help further increase breastfeeding rates, durations, and exclusivity. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this review is to examine the literature regarding employer-based programs, policies, and interventions to support breastfeeding among working… CONTINUE READING

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