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Read about Plunket's specialist breastfeeding support, our Being Baby Friendly CALD posters, the BFHI 2020 document training, Breastfeeding in the...

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Breastfeeding in the first hours - Global Health Media...

Within the first few hours after birth, most healthy newborns will instinctively move to their mother’s breast and attach on their own. This video...

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NZBA Annual Report 2018 - 2019

NZBA's achievements for year ending 30 June 2019 presented at our AGM, November 2019.

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Tiakina Wāhine Hapū

Dr Marewa Glover’s award-winning mini-series Tiakina Wāhine Hapū follows a whānau through pregnancy... and shows how much easier it would be to make...

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Programme of Action for the Child and Youth Wellbeing Strategy

This Current Programme of Action sets out the actions - policies, initiatives, programmes and plans - the Government will implement to help achieve...

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Join us in celebrating 20 years of promoting, protecting and...

What follows is a potted history of the New Zealand Breastfeeding Alliance as we celebrate the point NZBA agreed a contract with the Health Funding...

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Australian National Breastfeeding Strategy 2019 and beyond

The Australian National Breastfeeding Strategy: 2019 and Beyond (the Strategy) provides an enduring policy framework for all Australian governments to...

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Breastfeeding as a public health responsibility: a review of the...

Although intention to breastfeed in Western culture is high, many women stop breastfeeding before they are ready. From a physiological perspective,...

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UNICEF UK: Relationship building resources

UNICEF UK has developed a series of resources covering a range of issues around supporting close and loving relationships between parents and babies.

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Human milk and human milk products: Response from the Ministry...

The Ministry of Health is currently aware of interest from companies wishing to import, market and sell human

breast milk products in Australia and...

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Upcoming Events

BFHI Coordinators - Review of BFHI Documents 2020

Auckland, Thursday 30 April 2020, 8.30am - 4pm

Christchurch, Monday 4 May 2020, 8.30am - 4pm

To gain a greater understanding of the updated BFHI...

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SUDI - Parents Have a Right to Know

A SUDI prevention session with Dr Nick Baker.

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Tamariki Sleep Health Workshops

The Health Promotion Agency/Te Hiringa Hauora (HPA) wants to make it easier for Māori/Pasifika whānau to support optimal sleep health for their under...

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New Zealand College of Midwives - 2020 Conference

Join us at Te Pae, 15 - 17 October 2020.  New Zealand College of Midwives 16th Biennial National Conference.

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