IV Breastfeeding Symposium

HPA Magazine 13


We were responsible for organizing yet another edition of the breastfeeding symposium, to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week, where the theme this year was “Empowering Parents, Facilitating Breastfeeding. Today and tomorrow". Recommendations and advice in a relaxed atmosphere, was provided by our Maternity Team. World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated annually, between the 1st and 7th of August, in more than 170 countries, with the aim of encouraging breastfeeding, promoting the health of newborns around the world. As usual the various themes held the attention of the couples present:


Have You Defined Your Breastfeeding Project? How to go About It and Who to Obtain Information Form?
Nurse Marta Cativo (Specialist in Maternal and Obstetrics Health, Breastfeeding Counselor).
Natural Breastfeeding Recommendations
Nurse Carolina Seromenho (Generalist of the Puerperium, Breastfeeding Counselor).
Breastfeeding - Solutions For Mothers and Babies
The Importance of Stem Cell Preservation 
How to Prevent Breastfeeding Complications?

Dr. Aguinaldo Andrade (Gynecologist/Obstetrician and Specialist in Senology) & Nurse Helena Bettencourt (Specialist in Maternal Health and Obstetrics).
Is Breastfeeding Contractive?
Dra. Oriana Leça (Gynecologist/Obstetrician).