An intention to work full time is associated with lower rates of breastfeeding initiation and shorter duration. It is thus relevant that childcare settings be designed to support breastfeeding. As mothers are often concerned about milk production, it is advisable to have childcare supportive environments. Such environments may include staff educated on supporting the breastfed dyad and surroundings that reduces the mother’s stress when she arrives, drops off and picks up her baby.
Systems and Environmental Change