The WHO's Baby Friendly Hospital initiative has tried to overcome this problem by enforcing a rule that ensures that all baby-friendly hospitals with international accreditation do not supply, sell, or promote artificial milk
, she said.
Abu Razizah said the decision to allow representatives of artificial milk
companies to carry out awareness programs in health institutions is against a decision issued by the Council of Ministers, a circular issued by the Ministry of Health and international codes of conduct.
Abdulrahman Ishaq, also a pediatrician, stated that shabeezah is an agricultural source of infant nutrition while artificial milk
is an animal source.
Brancusi had to be hand-fed, with failure at bottle feeding leading to feeding him by dripping in an artificial milk
supplement by syringe.
A third product, Ottens Artificial Milk
Flavour, may also be added to make the soy milk taste more like cow's milk.
Many women think there's no difference or very little difference between breast milk and artificial milk
,'' said Ellen ``Binky'' Petok, a lactation consultant with Encino Tarzana Regional Medical Center whose business is called the Pump Station.
And to prove it, they included them in artificial milk
fed to babies, then tested the infants against others given the ordinary formula.
In a second phase of the study, she fed each woman a high-carbohydrate meal consisting of "a vary big, banal, bland bowl of corn flakes with low-protein, artificial milk