Why protect the Milk Code?
March 05, 2015
MANILA, Philippines – About 3 in every 10 children, aged 6 months to 5 years old, are suffering from chronic undernutrition in areas heavily damaged by Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), according to a post-Yolanda nutrition survey.
Working Mothers Support Passage of Revised Milk Code
June 07, 2014
Manila, Philippines - With the battle against infant and young child malnutrition raging on, women’s group Working with Working Mothers (WOW-Mothers) fully supports the efforts to revise and reform Executive Order 51, otherwise known as the Milk Code. Since its enactment in 1986, the Milk Code has been at the forefront in the promotion and support of breastfeeding.
Amending the Milk Code
June 04, 2012
I did not expect to receive an avalanche of emails in reaction to my article in this column entitled “An alarming House Bill.”