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    Lamaze International President Michele Deck Responds to USA Today’s Article
    Blog: News Releases | By: Lamaze International | Released: October 16, 2012, 3:13 pm

    The recent article on new CDC births data, “Decline in U.S. births goes beyond the ailing economy,” missed an important point. The upward spiral of cesarean births may be coming to an end; however, we’re a long way from declaring victory.

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    Lamaze Calls Out Breastfeeding Barriers to Support Continued Rise of Breastfeeding Rates in the U.S.
    Blog: News Releases | By: Lamaze International | Released: August 1, 2012, 10:19 am

    Breastfeeding rates across the country continue to climb, with nearly 77 percent of moms initiating breastfeeding - the largest annual increase over the previous decade - and increases in breastfeeding at six and twelve months, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

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    Fathers: You Play a Key Role in a Safe and Healthy Birth
    Blog: News Releases | By: Lamaze International | Released: June 12, 2012, 2:54 pm

    When it comes to childbirth, popular media often love to portray fathers as helpless and incompetent during labor and birth. When labor starts, the mother-to-be calmly manages her contractions as the dad sets into a panic, leaving behind the pre-packed bag, taking a wrong turn to the hospital...

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    Lamaze Campaign Encourages Women to Push for Better Maternity Care
    Blog: News Releases | By: Lamaze International | Released: May 16, 2012, 12:52 pm

    Campaign features mothers speaking out about maternity care, role of childbirth education

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    Five Tips for Avoiding a Cesarean
    Blog: News Releases | By: Lamaze International | Released: May 4, 2012, 1:30 pm

    Mothers Can Improve Their Chances of Having a Safe, Healthy Birth by Adopting These Practices.

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