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On the Instagram account of Medela Russia, the company is merely paying lip-service in its postings on the “benefits” of breastmilk. With the image of a baby looking calm and peaceful while being bottle fed, the main focus of the company is clearly to promote their feeding bottles. ...

Large posters promoting Dumex infant formula and growing-up milks are displayed prominently on the windows of a mini market located on the main road in central Vientiane, Laos....

At a maternity home in Kalingrad, Russia, an informational poster placed on the clinic wall supposedly to educate mothers on hand washing procedures before preparing food and feeding the baby is subtly used to promote Nestlé PreNAN® FМ 85. ...

Invited by IBFAN’s country group in Bangladesh, the Bangladesh Breastfeeding Foundation (BBF), ICDC’s Legal Advisor, Yeong Joo Kean and Programme Manager, Constance Ching were in Dhaka to provide training on the implementation and monitoring of the Bangladesh BMS Act (Act No. 35 of 2013) from 20 to 22 January, 2019. ...