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For further information:
World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) (2003) - Towards healthy environments for children: Frequently asked questions about breastfeeding in a contaminated environment.
U.S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CD) (2022) – Breastfeeding: Environmental and Chemical Exposures