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Philadelphia’s six birthing hospitals go bag free

All six birthing hospitals in the city of Philadelphia have eliminated distribution of industry sponsored formula bags as part of a larger effort to improve breastfeeding support in Philadelphia birthing hospitals. A bag free Philadelphia coincides with efforts of the Philadelphia Multi-Hospital Breastfeeding Task Force to declare Philadelphia “The City of Motherly Love” and encourage members of the public to sign a pledge showing their support for nursing mothers in the city.

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