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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

Approx. 2 hours to complete

Suggested: 1 week of study, 7 hours total....

English

Subtitles: Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Greek, Vietnamese, German, Russian, English, Spanish...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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100% Breastfed Mini Course

9 videos (Total 30 min), 1 reading, 6 quizzes
9 videos
How Does Breastfeeding Work?3m
The Benefits of Breastfeeding3m
Challenges New Mothers Face4m
The Recommendations3m
What Happened to the Practice of Breastfeeding?4m
Unsafe Feeding Practices2m
Tips for Working Mothers2m
When It's Not Possible to Breastfeed2m
1 reading
Test Survey10m
6 practice exercises
How Breastfeeding Works Practice Quiz6m
Benefits & Challenges Practice Quiz10m
Recommendations Practice Quiz4m
What Happened to Breastfeeding Practice Quiz8m
Practical Tips Practice Quiz6m
Final Quiz24m
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Top reviews from Stanford's Short Course on Breastfeeding

By LLMar 20th 2018

This course is very helpful to me to prepare for my baby's arrival. I have learned a lot from the benefits of breastfeeding and will absolutely choose this practice in raising my own child.

By DMMar 20th 2018

It was very helpful, the reasons why breastfeeding is better for our babies were very clear. It definitely encourage me to give breastfeeding. Thank you so much for this course

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Maya Adam, MD

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Stanford School of Medicine

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