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Why are Irish women reluctant to breastfeed?

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This week is World Breastfeeding Week, which raises awareness and encourages women to breastfeed their children.

However, a recent study has found that 1 in 5 babies in wealthy countries were never breastfed.

Jen Hogan, journalist and blogger, and Fiona Rea, Lactation Consultant, are here to discuss the issue.

To catch the full chat press the play button on the image on the top of the screen.


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