The COVID-19 Pandemic: The Role of Childbirth Educators in Promoting and Protecting Breastfeeding.
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J Perinat Educ
The healthcare system is being challenged in the United States and worldwide due to the pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). However, all through this pandemic, families will continue to birth children. Childbirth educators play a particularly important role in ensuring that families receive appropriate evidence-based information about human milk and breastfeeding as a lifesaving medical intervention. In the current COVID-19 crisis, breastfeeding and the provision of human milk remains recommended by national and international organizations.
Spatz, D. L. (2020). The COVID-19 Pandemic: The Role of Childbirth Educators in Promoting and Protecting Breastfeeding.. J Perinat Educ, 29 (3), 120-122. https://doi.org/10.1891/J-PE-D-20-00024