Module 2: Breastfeeding


The Breastfeeding Module consists of three units:

This module aims to provide HCPs with information on counselling mothers to breastfeeding and assess barriers to initiation. The following learning objectives will be met in this module:

  • To counsel women and families on adequate nutrient intakes before and during pregnancy
  • To counsel women on the importance of a healthy BMI before the start of pregnancy
  • To be able to give specific recommenation on physical activity and lifestyle during pregnancy
  • To identify women at risk of nutrition-related pregnancy complications and provide specific nutrition counselling