AAP Passes Resolution to Limit Formula Marketing

On July 26 The American Academy of Pediatrics passed a resolution advising pediatricians “not to provide formula company gift bags, coupons, and industry-authored handouts to the parents of newborns and infants in office and clinic settings.” The resolution, rationale, and citations can be downloaded at http://www2.aap.org/breastfeeding/files/pdf/DivestingfromFormulaMarketinginPediatricCare.pdf The AAP asserts that free samples and literature areContinue reading “AAP Passes Resolution to Limit Formula Marketing”