New Issue of Care for Kids Newsletter Published
A Breastfeeding Action Call for Health Care Professionals
The Fall 2018 issue of the Iowa EPSDT Care for Kids Newsletter focuses on the importance of breastfeeding. The lead article, "A Breastfeeding Action Call for Health Care Professionals," by Dr. Tope Awelewa, University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital, recommends best practices for exclusive and continued breastfeeding for infants, and discusses the benefits of breastfeeding for both children and mothers.
The newsletter issue also includes an article on oral health care for kids, "Cavity Free Iowa: Making a Difference in a Child's Smile." A "clip-able" copy of the schedule of Iowa Recommendations for EPSDT Dental Services is included in the issue.
Link to a pdf of the Fall 2018 issue here.