Module 4: Anticipating Reluctance & Refusal

4.3 Going Deeper

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Breastfeeding: Benefits to employers

Breastfeeding: General information in English and Spanish

Breastfeeding at work: Legal rights

Choking: Why choking is less likely when baby is on the back

Safety standards for infant products, including infant carriers

Second and third hand smoke: Effects on infants and children

Skin-to-skin care (also called kangaroo care)

Slings and other “baby wearing” products

“Spoiling” a baby

Tummy time

Pathways’ video clip, Five essential tummy time moves, how to do tummy time and handout, Essential tummy time moves to develop your baby’s core.


Eidelman, A. I., Schanler, R. J., Johnston, M., Landers, S., Noble, L., Szucs, K., & Viehmann, L. (2012). Breastfeeding and the use of human milk. Pediatrics, 129(3), e827-e841.

Halfon, N., McLearn, K., & Schuster, M. (2002). Child rearing in America: Challenges facing parents with young children. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Moon, R. Y., & AAP Task Force on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. (2016). SIDS and other sleep-related infant deaths: Evidence base for 2016 updated recommendations for a safe infant sleeping environmentPediatrics, 138(5), e20162940.

Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere. (n.d.). Breastfeeding myths in the African-American community.

Rosen, M. M. (2011). AAP recommends against crib bumpers for SIDS prevention.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (2011). The Surgeon General's call to action to support breastfeeding. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Surgeon General.