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Sweden May Ban Images of Babies in Ads for Formula

Sellers of infant formula in Sweden will likely face a tough marketing problem soon: They won't be able to use images of babies on their products. A new law being readied for 2013 would make the practice illegal, reports the Local. Health officials want to encourage breastfeeding over formula, and...
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Health : Medical News Today (6 years ago)

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Banning Babies From Formula Ads Is a Cruel Jab at Moms Who Don't Breastfeed

Parenting / Infants : The Stir By CafeMom: Baby (2 years ago)

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