Black moms, grandmothers wanted for focus group on breast feeding

mmeehan1@herald-leader.comAugust 26, 2014 

Attention black mothers and grandmothers: The health department wants to talk to you about breast feeding.

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is holding several focus groups during September for black women with children younger than 1 year old. The sessions will explore how mothers decided whether to breast feed or use a bottle.

Each participant will receive a $25 gift card.

This project is sponsored by the Lactation Improvement Network of Kentucky through the University of Kentucky.

For more information, contact Doraine Bailey at (859) 288-2348 or dorainef.bailey@ky.gov, or Nicole Peritore at (859) 257-3802.

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