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Breastfeeding - African American - EnglishOnly about 59 percent of black mothers breastfed in 2008, compared to 80 percent of Hispanic mothers and about 75 percent of white mothers, according to The Nation’s Health. African-American women are much less likely to breastfeed than other women.

It’s time to change that narrative.

Download your copy of Your Guide to Breastfeeding for African-American Women and be sure to visit the Healthy Churches 2020 website each month for resources, tips, and materials. Go to


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