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New resource available: Breastfeeding Support: Preconception Care Through the First Year

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

The third edition of this evidence-based clinical practice guideline provides comprehensive information and recommendations needed to support and guide women from preconception care and counseling through the baby's first year of life. Research-based information addresses unique developmental and sociocultural factors that influence a woman's decision to breast-feed and includes comprehensive information about global and national breast-feeding promotion efforts. A dedicated section with recommendations targeting breast-feeding promotion and support for mothers of preterm and vulnerable newborns has been reformatted and expended. The guideline is an essential resource for clinicians and facilities preparing to achieve Baby-Friendly designation. Learn more and purchase. Blank (06/12)


Engaging and retaining a new generation of RNs

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 26, 2015

AWHONN 2015 Convention proceedings now online

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Intervention helps ICU nurses reduce blood culture contamination

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 26, 2015

OSHA to launch initiative focused on preventing nurse injuries

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 26, 2015

In-utero DDT exposure tied to breast cancer risk in study

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Fla.'s new standards for assisted living nurses may boost recruitment

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 26, 2015

Parenting skills unaffected by preterm birth and NICU stays, U.K. study finds

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

NICUs in the Ozarks see spike in opioid-addicted newborns

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Nursing informatics plays increasing role in long-term care

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 26, 2015


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Call for secretary-treasurer nominations

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Take your nursing career to the next level

AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

New resource available: Breastfeeding Support: Preconception Care Through the First Year

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AWHONN SmartBrief | Jun 19, 2015




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