The problem with breastfeeding discourse.

@article{Knaak2006ThePW,
  title={The problem with breastfeeding discourse.},
  author={Stephanie J Knaak},
  journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique},
  year={2006},
  volume={97 5},
  pages={
          412-4
        }
}
This paper reflects on how informational biases have subtly entered into the breastfeeding health discourse and recommends how focus might be redirected. Specifically, contemporary infant feeding health discourse reflects a biased representation of the scientific literature, and fails to provide an appropriate contextualization of risk and benefit. It is important to correct these biases in order to uphold the foundational ethics of expert-guided childcare, and to rightly reposition the… CONTINUE READING

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