MEDAN. In order to commemorate World Breastfeeding Week, RBG Pratama Clinic (Free Maternity CLinic) of Rumah Zakat Medan with Indonesian Breastfeeding Association (AIMI) held Breastfeeding Education Class at Clinic building, Jl. Setia Budi No. 46, Tanjung Sari on (11/08).
The event that started at 08.00 was simultaneously held with Posyandu activities. Posyandu itself is a routine Clinic agenda that is held on the 11th of every month.
“Special Breastfeeding Class event is to commemorate World Breastfeeding Week, we deliberately titled together with Posyandu in order posyandu participants can also get the material of Breastfeeding Class,” said GA Clinic RBG, Yulia Sari.
The event was opened by Public Health officer of Cita Sehat, Dina as Rumah Zakat partner in Clinical management. After that, the activities continued with the registration of children under five, weight measurement and height of children under five and giving vitamin A.
After the implementation of Posyandu, the activity was continued with Breastfeeding Education Class which was guided by representatives of Indonesia Breastfeeding Association (AIMI), Husnita and Eka Maya Sari. The theme of this edition is “The Key to Successful Breastfeeding “. Both speakers explained about the tips to be able to breastfeed their baby up to a maximum age of 2 years.
Newsroom / Nurul Rahayu