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                    [ArticleID] => 1491469
                    [Title] => ILO mulls lactation stations in public offices
                    [Summary] => 

 The International Labor Organization (ILO) wants lactation stations set up in all public offices nationwide to promote exclusive breastfeeding among women working in government.

[DatePublished] => 2015-08-23 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097338 [AuthorName] => Mayen Jaymalin [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1490316 [Title] => DOH to working moms: Continue breastfeeding [Summary] =>

Working mothers nationwide should continue breastfeeding their babies to reduce the high infant mortality rate in the country, the Department of Health said yesterday.

[DatePublished] => 2015-08-20 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097338 [AuthorName] => Mayen Jaymalin [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/pilipino-star-ngayon/metro/20150802/breas-feeding-6.jpg ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1485800 [Title] => Torres-Gomez named new rice ambassadress [Summary] =>

The Philippine Rice Research Institute has named Leyte’s fourth district Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez as its new rice ambassadress to help drum up support to its “Be Riceponsible” campaign.

[DatePublished] => 2015-08-08 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097277 [AuthorName] => Manny Galvez [SectionName] => Agriculture [SectionUrl] => agriculture [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1430730 [Title] => Pia Cayetano urges parties to field more women candidates in 2016 [Summary] =>

With only six women out of 24 senators, Sen. Pia Cayetano stressed on Friday that political parties should field more women candidates in next year’s elections to help increase the voice of women in governance and policymaking in the country.

[DatePublished] => 2015-03-06 18:03:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1096615 [AuthorName] => Christina Mendez [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/pilipino-star-ngayon/bansa/20141210/Sen-Pia-Cayetano.jpg ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1357164 [Title] => Milk Code targets marketing, milk company violators [Summary] =>

August is officially declared as the breastfeeding month. This year’s theme according to worldbreastfeedingweek.org is Breastfeeding: A Winning Goal – For Life! It aims to assert the importance of increasing and sustaining the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding in the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) countdown and beyond.

[DatePublished] => 2014-08-13 15:34:04 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1121281 [AuthorName] => Alixandra Caole Vila [SectionName] => Health And Family [SectionUrl] => health-and-family [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/milk-eo51.jpg ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1345657 [Title] => Maternity hospital nakalapas sa RA 10028 [Summary] =>

Ang inter-agency task force nga miimbestigar sa pagtaptap sa baba sa bata sa Cebu Puericulture Center and Maternity House Inc. mirekomendar sa Secretary of Health nga silotan ang maong ospital sa wa pagsunod sa breastfeeding policy.

[DatePublished] => 2014-07-13 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1376364 [AuthorName] => Jean Marvette A. Demecillo, EIM [SectionName] => Banat Balita [SectionUrl] => balita [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1345729 [Title] => Over ‘taping’ incident sanctions pushed vs maternity house [Summary] =>

The inter-agency task force that investigated the “taping” incident at the Cebu Puericulture Center and Maternity House, Inc. has recommended sanctions against the facility for failing to comply with the requirements of Republic Act 10028 or the Expanded Breastfeeding Promotion Act of 2009.

[DatePublished] => 2014-07-13 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1376299 [AuthorName] => Jean Marvette A. Demecillo [SectionName] => Cebu News [SectionUrl] => cebu-news [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1249191 [Title] => Pinay moms go for mass breastfeed record [Summary] =>

About 21,000 Filipino mothers and their babies participated in yesterday’s nationwide bid to break the country’s own record for simultaneous breastfeeding in the Guinness World Records.

[DatePublished] => 2013-10-25 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804518 [AuthorName] => Ghio Ong [SectionName] => News Commentary [SectionUrl] => news-commentary [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 851077 [Title] => Moms hit lack of nursing room in gov't, private offices [Summary] =>

A group of working women advocating breastfeeding on Thursday slammed the government for failing to provide lactation or nursing rooms in government offices as mandated by the 1986 Milk Code.

[DatePublished] => 2012-09-20 16:08:56 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097368 [AuthorName] => Mike Frialde [SectionName] => [SectionUrl] => [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 715979 [Title] => The sisterhood of breastfeeding mothers [Summary] =>

“Do you have a lactation station?”

[DatePublished] => 2011-08-13 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 134146 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1440145 [AuthorName] => Kay Malilong-Isberto [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) ) )
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