University of Maryland Libraries Digital Collections

Breastfeed for 6 months : you may help reduce your child's risk for childhood obesity

200861 x 46 cmPrintcolorJump to full details

Summary:Poster with photograph of two ice cream scoops with a cherry on top of each and text about breastfeeding. Caption reads: "Recent studies show babies may be less likely to develop childhood obesity when exclusively breastfed for six months... Babies were born to be breastfed."
Provider:United States. Dept. of Health and Human Services
Advertising Council
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Rockville
Temporal subject: 2001-2010
Topical subjects:Breastfeeding -- Posters
Obesity in children -- Prevention -- Posters
Infants -- Nutrition -- Posters
Source citation:. HE 1.43:B 11/2/OBESITY. .
Repository:U.S. Government Information, Maps, & GIS Services
Browse terms:Personal and Family Lives
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:United States Government Posters Collection
Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the University of Maryland Libraries at