Quintessence Foundation Sponsors Breastfeeding Challenge

.

Quintessence Foundation Sponsors Breastfeeding Challenge

In earlier times, nursing mothers in Canada had to either leave or cover up in malls and restaurants, but nowadays, the trend has changed and society doesn’t feel that awkward. Yet in many countries, breastfeeding out in the community is not accepted.

According to La Leche League Chilliwack, people should support nursing mothers, who want to breastfeed their babies anytime and anywhere.

Naturopathic doctor, Joanne Menard breastfed her child in restaurants, planes, ferries, and even on local hiking trails. She said that she had no problem while nursing her baby in Chilliwack. She also said that the general public should be made aware of the fact that breastfeeding an older baby is healthy and normal.

In fact, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), mothers should nurse their babies until at least two years of age, but many people are not aware of it. Breast milk is the best source of nutrition for the infants. It contains all the necessary nutrients that are required for a baby.

The Quintessence Foundation will sponsor the Breastfeeding Challenge, in which mothers from Canada and the United States will compete to set the record for the maximum number of babies being breastfed at one time.

The event will start at 10:30 a. m. and will run till twelve noon at the Mission Health Unit, 32618 Logan Ave.


Latest News

Report Shows Large Number of Americans still Prefer Receiving Credit Card Statem
U.S. Big Banks Pass Annual Stress Test
Viacom’s Board will Remain as it is for the Time being, Judge Sets Hearing for J
Crude Stockpiles Drop in the U. S
A New Study Highlights that U. S. Expected to Spend $2.6 Trillion Less than Esti
SolarCity Shares Soar with Tesla's Bid for the Company
The Leave as well as Remain Camps Gathers Pace in Brexit
Oil’s Advance Halts as Market Awaits U.S Stock Pile Data and Brexit Poll
Martin Winterkorn and a Current VW Board Member Under Investigation by Prosecuto
Survey Shows Some Workplace Benefits are Fading with Time
Kimco Realty Corporation Shares Climbed 0.21 Percent Last Week
Sluggish Growth and Inflation is Taking More Time Than Expected Affecting Fed’s