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World Breastfeeding Week 2022 – Annual Survey Summary

To monitor the trend of breastfeeding and the effectiveness of its promotion, BFHIHKA conducts an annual survey on the breastfeeding rate in Hong Kong, maternity units’ fulfillment of the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding and healthcare workers’ observation of the compliance to the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes... Read More

(2022-07-29)

Baby-Friendly e-Newsletter : Infant & Young Child Feeding and Nutrition in Perspective (July 2022)

(如欲閱讀此文章的內容摘錄中文版本,請 按此 ) Please click here to download the PDF version of the whole article with images. The preview is at the bottom of this webpage.   Breastfeeding During the COVID-19 Pandemic   Dr. FUNG, Ka Wai MBChB (CUHK)   Introduction SARS-CoV-2 is a single-stranded RNA-encapsulated virus causing Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The... Read More

(2022-07-15)

Baby-Friendly e-Newsletter : Baby Friendly Watch (June 2022)

(如欲閱讀此文章的中文版本,請 按此 ) Please click here to download the PDF version of the whole article with images. The preview is at the bottom of this webpage.   Pursuing the Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative – From the Public to the Private Hospital   Ms Grace Hui Wan Kam Nursing Manager, Gleneagles Hospital Hong Kong   I... Read More

(2022-06-15)

HKCOG advice on Covid-19 vaccination in pregnant and lactating women(interim;updated on 6 May 2022)

The  Hong  Kong  College  of  Obstetricians  and  Gynaecologists  advice  on  COVID-19 vaccination in pregnant and lactating women (interim; updated on 6 May 2022) https://www.hkcog.org.hk/hkcog/news_4_65.html Click here to view in Youtube  

(2022-06-01)

Breastfeeding Advice on COVID-19

Joint Statement to Appeal to Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women to Receive COVID-19 Vaccination https://www.babyfriendly.org.hk/en/a_sincere_appeal_to_pregnant_breastfeeding_women_to_receive_covid-19_vaccination/   The Hong Kong College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists advice on COVID-19 vaccination in pregnant and lactating women (interim; updated on 6th May 2022) https://www.babyfriendly.org.hk/en/hkcog-advice-covid19-vacc/   Breastfeeding Advice during Quarantine (from Centre for Health Protection, Department... Read More

(2022-06-01)