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Study ties breast-feeding to lower metabolic syndrome risk

AWHONN SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017

A Korean study in the Journal of Women's Health found breast-feeding for at least 12 months over a woman's lifetime was associated with a lower risk of metabolic syndrome, compared with breast-feeding for less than 12 months. The findings were based on more than 4,700 women ages 19 to 50 years. United Press International (02/16)


RN: Great leaders have integrity, sense of purpose

AWHONN SmartBrief | Feb 17, 2017

Vitamin D3 supplementation during pregnancy and lactation improves vitamin D status of the mother-infant dyad

AWHONN SmartBrief | Feb 17, 2017

Using simulation-based learning to prepare for a potential cardiac emergency on the labor unit

AWHONN SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017

Hospital design shortens distances traveled during shifts

AWHONN SmartBrief | Feb 17, 2017

CDC report examines Zika virus presence in bodily fluids

AWHONN SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017

Nurse says working in the NICU is her calling

AWHONN SmartBrief | Feb 17, 2017

Bill would help fund nursing workforce programs

AWHONN SmartBrief | Feb 17, 2017

WVU Medicine expansion creates competition with Pa. for nurses

AWHONN SmartBrief | Feb 17, 2017

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Increased RSV in infants 29-32 weeks gestation

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