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August dedicated to educating community about breastfeeding

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 by Krystal Paco

Guam - August is Guam Breastfeeding Awareness Month.

The members of the Guam Breastfeeding Committee is adopting this year's theme "Breastfeeding: A Winning Goal for Life". The committee members are taking actions to raise public awareness and to promote Guam Public Law 32-098, "Nana Yan Patgon Act", through various activities and events.

DPHSS encourages the island community to promote and support breastfeeding as the normal and optimal feeding choice.

For more information, call the Guam WIC Program at 475-0302.
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