Changes in Scottish infant feeding policy and breastfeeding habits between 2004 and 2011.
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The Scottish Government has, over the last 10 years, introduced a range of breastfeeding-friendly policies. This briefing summarises a research project investigating breastfeeding rates that might have been influenced by these policies. It found that breastfeeding duration improved most among more disadvantaged families in Scotland between the period of 2004-5 and 2010-11.