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New mother told "You should be breastfeeding" when buying formula milk for her baby.....on Radio 2 now!

(8 Posts)
McDreamy Wed 22-Jul-09 12:19:02

Are you listening?

Turniphead1 Wed 22-Jul-09 12:23:03

Yep. The lady from the off-puttingly titled Breastfeeding Manifesto Coalition was very good. Nice and balanced and unjudjmental.

northender Wed 22-Jul-09 12:23:10

Yep, can't believe half an hour is being given over to this. The assistant was wrong to say what she did, end of. Not the basis for a prime time radio discussion.

northender Wed 22-Jul-09 12:23:57

Agreed turnip, she came across very well, better than JV expected I think

Turniphead1 Wed 22-Jul-09 12:25:07

I think JV was hoping she would be horrible and militant.

Turniphead1 Wed 22-Jul-09 12:26:53

OOOh "Formulafed babies are NEVER as healthy as breastfed babies".

Hmmm - we know all the studies but I don't think that is exactly how we would put the results. Know what she is trying to say.

FrumpyPumpy Wed 22-Jul-09 12:29:25

I heard that and thought 'mumsnet', let's see what's being said...

thegingerwhinger Wed 22-Jul-09 12:31:00

I wonder if they'd give me half an hour of air time every time someone tells me that I should put my baby on the bottle?

No, probably not.

Good adverts for SMA by the way!

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