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Radio Interviews with former Surgeon General Richard H. Carmona

August 15, 2005

  1. WBZ-AM, Boston - Benefits of breastfeeding; Breastfeeding in public; Number of mothers breastfeeding.
  2. WOR-AM, New York - Breastfeeding awareness month;, Reasons to breastfeed; Mother's health while breastfeeding; Websites for more information.
  3. WRKO-AM, Boston - Importance of breastfeeding; What pregnant mothers should expect; All aspects of a baby's growth and development; Why it's necessary to reinforce the importance of breastfeeding; Accommodating breastfeeding mothers; Health of newborns in general.
  4. USA Radio Network (National) - Year of the healthy child; Health literacy; Where to go to get information.
  5. CNN (National) - Tips mothers should keep in mind during their pregnancy; Reasons to highlight breastfeeding; Breastfeeding mothers who work; Where to go for more information; Most important things that women should know about breastfeeding.
  6. WNOX-AM & WIVK-FM, Knoxville - Benefits of breastfeeding; Physical benefits that a mother might get; How many women actually breastfeed; How long should a mother breastfeed; Things breastfeeding mothers need to do; Things medical professionals need to do to increase awareness; Women who cannot breastfeed; Government resources.
  7. WKXW-FM, Philadelphia - Why breastfeeding is important; Breastfeeding mothers that work; What else people should know; Year of the healthy child; How to place a baby down to nap or to sleep.
  8. KNX-AM, Los Angeles - Breastfeeding campaign, Benefits of breastfeeding; If a mother can't breastfeed or chooses not to; How mothers can keep their babies healthy and safe.
  9. Metro Source (National) - National breastfeeding awareness month; Some things to do in order to increase awareness.
  10. WRKO-AM - What women need to know if they are planning to have a child; Ways we can encourage mothers; National Breastfeeding Month; Statistics; Breastfeeding mothers that work; Tips for keeping your child healthy.
  11. WFMD-AM & WFRE-FM - Year of the healthy child; National breastfeeding month; Women who cannot breastfeed; What mothers should do to make sure their children are healthy; Trans fats awareness.
  12. WNOX-AM & WIVK-FM - National breastfeeding awareness month; Importance of breastfeeding; Breastfeeding in public; Statistics; Pumps; Immunizations; Lung cancer.

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Content last updated August 15, 2005.

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