Various activities continue to be held to promote, support and maintain breastfeeding in the country. Yesterday morning, the Breastfeeding Week Celebration for Tutong District level was held at the lobby of the Pengiran Muda Mahkota Pengiran Muda Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah Hospital in Tutong.
In-attendance was Dayang Lunayati binti Tuah, wife of Tutong District Officer. Themed "Breastfeeding: The Foundation of Life", the celebration puts an emphasises on a sustainable and healthy practice to ascertain every infant has the best start in life.
The event coincided with the presentation of nursing cover to mothers who exclusively breastfeed their infant. The annual celebration is held worldwide on the first week of August. The event also saw an exhibition that highlighted best nutrients for breastfeeding mothers.
Source: Radio Television Brunei