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Postpartum home visits increase breast-feeding rates

AWHONN SmartBrief | Apr 14, 2015

To increase the number of women breast-feeding for at least six months, authors of a recent study in Nursing for Women's Health implemented an evidence-based home visitation program. A registered nurse provided education and support for breast-feeding and conducted physical assessments, including screening for neonatal jaundice. Read the abstract in NWH. Blank (04/14)


Happier nurses equal healthier patients

AWHONN SmartBrief | Apr 17, 2015

Survey finds informatics nurses are key to quality care, IT

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Study finds narcotic medication use during pregnancy

AWHONN SmartBrief | Apr 14, 2015

Ky. adds Krabbe disease to newborn screening protocol

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More nurses take license exams to enter jobs pipeline

AWHONN SmartBrief | Apr 17, 2015

Weight concerns impede smoking cessation among U.S. women

AWHONN SmartBrief | Apr 14, 2015

HHS turns down request for ACA open enrollment for pregnant women

AWHONN SmartBrief | Apr 14, 2015

Placenta can serve as biomarker of arsenic exposure in babies

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