breastfeedingBreastfeeding Strategy contributes to improving the health nutrition and well-being of infants and young children, and the health and well-being of mothers, by protecting, promoting, supporting and monitoring breastfeeding.

Davao Regional Medical Center’s Breastfeeding Information and Education Campaign’s (IEC) goal is to have consistent, comprehensive and evidence-based breastfeeding information that is provided to all pregnant woman and mothers.

The said awareness program was conducted all throughout the month of August and various activities were conducted such as lecture forum, search for health mother and baby and awarding of top 10 examinees coming from the clinical and non-clinical units. Breastfeeding Month is an annual program headed by the Obstetrics & Gynecology Department, Pediatrics Department and Public Health Department.

(By:DRMC Public Health Department)