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BFBoyfriend
BFBlack Friday
BFBody Fat (health statistic)
BFBeginning of (radioactive) Fallout
BFBest Friend
BFBahamas
BFBurkina Faso (country in west Africa)
BFButterfly
BFBlue Film
BFBreastfeeding (infant health)
BFBarefoot
BFBoard Foot
BFBlue Fish (brand)
BFBest Feature
BFBigfoot
BFBenjamin Franklin
BFBring Forward
BFBlood Flow
BFBut First (Hyper Logo command)
BFBallast Factor
BFBasal Forebrain
BFBabelfish
BFBaby Face
BFBooking Fee
BFBrett Favre (football player)
BFBeam Forming
BFBatters Faced (baseball statistic)
BFBalanced Flue (fireplaces)
BFBlast Furnace
BFBusiness Forum
BFBattlefields (Utopia game server)
BFBarrier-Free
BFBackfill (class of concrete surface finish, USACE)
BFBrought Forward
BFBaseball Field
BFBonafide (notice of intent to manufacture or import)
BFBlind Faith (book by Joe McGinniss)
BFBold Face
BFBryan Ferry (singer)
BFBlind Faith (band)
BFBreaker Failure (electrical engineering)
BFBoba Fett (Star Wars character)
BFBasse Fréquence (French: Low Frequency; radio frequency)
BFBrain Freeze
BFBad Friend
BFBad Flag
BFBackflush
BFBluefire
BFBasic Function
BFBehavioral Finance
BFBattle Force
BFBeat Frequency
BFBoiler Feed
BFBelgian Franc (unit of currency)
BFBlood Furnace (gaming, World of Warcraft)
BFBuenafuente (Spanish TV show)
BFBattle Frontier (Pokemon)
BFButterworth Filter
BFBoth Faces
BFBloody Fool
BFBlue Falcon (Dyno-Mutt)
BFBattle Field 1942 (game)
BFBomber/Fighter
BFBitch Fit
BFBack-Feed
BFBypass Filter
BFBasic Frame (NEC)
BFBrevet Federal
BFBalance Forward
BFBum Fights (game)
BFBenton Foundation
BFBoundary Function
BFBeam Fraction
BFBayerische Flugzeugwerke AG (German aircraft manufacturer)
BFBangface (London, England neo-rave club)
BFBongo Fury
BFBond Forfeiture
BFBravo Fleet (gaming)
BFBalefire (gaming)
BFBusiness Facilitator (Indian banking sector)
BFBusiness Frame (statistics, New Zealand)
BFBridging Fault
BFBalls Faced (game of Cricket)
BFBlitzen Fits (Christmas)
BFBachelor of Finance
BFBiliran Forum
BFBody Flap
BFBridge Function
BFMark Air (airline code)
BFBreastfeeding/Breastfed
BFBurning Fusion (WoW gaming Fusion Server)
BFBornhuetter-Ferguson (insurance claims method)
BFBus Fraction (Intel)
BFBryan Fury (Tekken 3 character)
BFBattery Feed
BFBoundary Facility
BFBreaker Filter (Nortel)
BFBattleforums
BFBlizzForums
BFBinary Feedback
BFBeyond Fatal (band)
BFBovine Fibrinogen
BFBlade Fold
BFBanco Filipino Savings & Mortgage Bank (Philippines)
BFBlue Faction (gaming clan)
BFBond Finger (semiconductor substrate type)
BFBranching Filter
BFBombay First
BFBachelor of Forestry
BFBellerive Foundation (Kenya)
BFBattlefield Function
BFBashkimi Për Fitoren (Union for Victory, Albania)
BFBase Funded
BFBellows Factor (photography)
BFBenign Fill (cryptography)
BFBiologijas Fakultate (Faculty of Biology)
BFBjørnefitte (Norwegian Military Winterhat)
BFBurgundy Fawn (rabbit breed)
BFBladen Force (website ring)
BFButtock Firmer (strength-building exercise)
BFBuffalo's Finest (graffiti crew)
BFBerendina Foundation (microfinance)
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Yakubu said proper breastfeeding help children to gain appropriate nutrients, important antibodies, healthy weight, reduce disease risk and make them smarter.
The health benefits of breastfeeding for both mother and baby are widely acknowledged, but while global breastfeeding initiation rates at birth remain high at around 60-95%, these are gradually declining over time.
Minister for Women Development Ashifa Riaz Fatyana said that multi-factorial determinants of breastfeeding required supportive measures at various levels in various departments.
She revealed that breastfeeding was not costly for mothers as the milk was readily available and it helped the mother to bond with the baby.
For more information ONWORLD Breastfeeding Week, visit worldbreastfeedingweek.org
The ruling Awami League government is working to increase the breastfeeding rate of children and improve maternal and child nutrition, she added.
Workplace support for breastfeeding takes different forms.
UNICEF has contributed to the observed progress by working with government at federal and provincial level to promote infant and young child feeding in general and optimal breastfeeding through support of mass media campaign to promote breastfeeding, by working with government to creating an enabling environment for promotion and protection of breastfeeding and strengthen government capacity to enforce existing legislation.
Providing a safe environment for breastfeeding can boost female staff morale and increase productivity while minimising disengagement and absenteeism.
A study in South India found that knowledge of the participants was inadequate in areas of "time of initiation of breastfeeding (92%), colostrum feeding about (56%), and duration of exclusive breastfeeding (38%), knowledge on expressed breast milk (51%) and continuation of breastfeeding while baby is sick"10.
4 Low back pain is common in lactating mothers due to weakness after birth and faulty posture that mothers adopt during breastfeeding by bending over their child instead of taking baby towards them by putting pillows or using any props.