What Price a Free Dinner?
Lynda Williams reports on a pro-formula presentation that made even the most hardened cynics among us turn ashen-faced.
Result of Complaint to Ministry of Health Compliance Panel
From the Maternity Services Consumer Council Newsletter June 2010
The outcome of a complaint laid regarding the free dinners organised for GPs, Plunket and midwives by the drug company Bayer on 23 and 25 June 2008 and the pre-dinner presentations given by Auckland paediatrician Peter Nobbs on “Feeding options for women not fully breastfeeding” which was followed by a presentation by a Bayer employee promoting a range of specialised infant formulas manufactured by Bayer.
Breastmilk and immunity, by Sue Claridge
An article originally written by Sue Claridge in support of breastfeeding, in response to Nigel Latta referring to those who are staunchly pro-breastfeeding as breast Nazis in both his 2009 TV series The Politically Incorrect Parenting Show and his Politically Incorrect Parenting Book.
Links to Other Breastfeeding and Infant Feeding Resources and Articles