Feeding Your Baby

Scottish Breastfeeding Week 19th-23rd June 2017

The theme for this week was 'Changing the Conversation' so that in Scotland we have a culture which provides all women with the right support, at the right time, in the right place. See below the ministerial visit from Aileen Campbell MSP to the Royal Infirmary Edinburgh Hospital.

These pages provide information and support for parents and carers to develop close and loving relationships, early attachment and to make informed choices about how you feed your baby.

NHS Lothian as a UNICEF Baby Friendly Initiative accredited health board is committed to supporting all parents and carers in their chosen method of feeding.

NHS Lothian aims to provide evidence based information and signpost to reliable sources for information regarding feeding your baby and building close and loving relationships.

You may wish to learn more about how NHS Lothian's approach to infant feeding. Click here to find out about our policy.


Last Reviewed: 06/07/2017