Monthly Archives: July 2019

World Breastfeeding Week: The Cost of Not Breastfeeding Infographic

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated every year from 1 to 7 August to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world. Breastfeeding promotes better health for mothers and children alike. Global economic costs of not breastfeeding are … Continue reading

WOMAN-2 Training: Islamabad, Pakistan

Amazing team of doctors from four hospitals trained and ready to start WOMAN-2. What an amazing team. Looking forward to the Lahore team meeting tomorrow…..very early start………. 💤 💤 Posted by The WOMAN Trial on Monday, 29 July 2019

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CEHC Five Year Meeting – March 2019

The Commonwealth Eye Health Consortium Five Year meeting was held from 26th to 29th March 2019 in London to celebrate the achievements of the Consortium and plan for future global eye health goals. The event marked the fifth year of … Continue reading

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“Losing a billion dollars a day”: The Cost of Not Breastfeeding

By: Dr. Dylan Walters (Project Director, Health Economics, Nutrition International) [Interactive infographic below. Download the PDF here: Cost of not breastfeeding] Recent history has shown us the powerful effect of data in appealing to both the emotional and rational interests of … Continue reading