Nudging More Women to Breastfeed: Impact of Public Health Policy Changes
By Chapman D
Both the intensive breastfeeding training of WIC staff and the structural changes to the WIC food packages were associated with more breastfeeding and less formula use by low-income mothers. It is especially important to note that significant improvements occurred before the policy actually changed, reflecting the value of investing in intensive training for frontline WIC staff.
November 15, 2017
Chapman D (2013) 'Nudging More Women to Breastfeed: Impact of Public Health Policy Changes'. Journal Of Human Lactation: Vol. 29, Issue 1, pp. 15-16. Available online: http://jhl.sagepub.com/content/29/1/15.short