We offer you a course of high interest for nurses, with the most up-to-date knowledge in an intensive high training course"

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Breastfeeding provides significantly better protection than artificial breastfeeding against diarrheal diseases and respiratory infections, the main causes of mortality in low-income populations. In 1993, WHO estimated that 1.5 million infant deaths could be prevented each year through effective breastfeeding. In addition, formula milk is not only expensive, but can be a risk factor for malnutrition, as some mothers may be tempted to dilute it or switch prematurely to other ways of feeding. On the other hand, in some high-income countries many mothers stop breastfeeding earlier than they wish; although about 80% of mothers decide to breastfeed when they give birth, only 36% continue six months after delivery. Many mothers stop breastfeeding because they have a mistaken perception that their milk does not nourish their newborn, they lose confidence in themselves and that they are producing enough milk for their child to be properly nourished.

In the last three decades, the low incidence and duration of breastfeeding have been recognized as a public health problem.

The European Action Plan for the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding recognizes breastfeeding as a public health priority. Society suffers from the detriments of non-breastfeeding, since artificial breastfeeding means an increase in health care costs due to the greater disease associated with non-breastfeeding; the mother has a greater risk of postpartum hemorrhage, spinal and hip fracture after menopause, rheumatoid arthritis, uterine, breast and ovarian cancer, hypertension, anxiety and depression. The increased disease of non-breastfed infants and their mothers leads to an increase in absenteeism from work, and companies are also suffering from these effects. Breastfed children cause less expenses to their families, to society in medicines and use of health services and cause fewer losses due to absenteeism from work, and we must not forget that it saves natural resources, does not pollute the environment and does not need to spend on manufacturing, packaging or transportation.

With the quality of an educational program based on scientific evidence that will help you grow in your profession"

This Postgraduate Certificate in Breastfeeding Update for Nursing contains the most complete and up-to-date scientific program on the market. The most important features of the program include:

  • The development of case studies presented by experts in Breastfeeding Update.
  • The graphic, schematic, and eminently practical contents with which they are created provide scientific and practical information on the disciplines that are essential for professional practice.
  • New developments in Breastfeeding Update.
  • Practical exercises where self-assessment can be used to improve learning.
  • Its emphasis on innovative methodologies in Breastfeeding Update.
  • Theoretical lessons, questions to the expert, debate forums on controversial topics, and individual reflection assignments
  • Content that is accessible from any fixed or portable device with an Internet connection

This Postgraduate Certificate is the best investment you can make in the selection of a refresher program for two reasons: in addition to updating your knowledge in Breastfeeding Update, you will obtain a certificate from TECH"

The teaching staff includes medical professionals who bring their experience to this training program, as well as renowned specialists from leading societies and prestigious universities.

The multimedia content, developed with the latest educational technology, will provide the professional with situated and contextual learning, i.e., a simulated environment that will provide an immersive training experience designed to train for real-life situations.

This program is designed around Problem Based Learning, where the medical professional must try to solve the different professional practice situations that arise during the course. For this purpose, the specialist will be assisted by an innovative interactive video system created by renowned and experienced experts in the field of Breastfeeding Update.

An intensive and effective program that will allow you to quickly and safely learn the latest advances in breastfeeding"

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Take a step forward in your training as a nurse, with the support of a top international educational institution"


The structure of the contents has been designed by a team of professionals from the best educational institutions and universities in the country, who are aware of the relevance of up-to-date, innovative training and are committed to quality teaching using new educational technologies.

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A comprehensive teaching program, structured in well-developed teaching units, oriented towards efficient and swift learning that is compatible with your personal and professional life"

Module 1. Breastfeeding Update  

1.1. Breastfeeding Today and Throughout History

1.1.1. Evolution of the Concept of Breastfeeding
1.1.2. Breastfeeding Concepts

1.2. History of Breastfeeding

1.2.1. Natural History of Breastfeeding
1.2.2. Historical Development of The Importance of Breastfeeding

1.3. False Myths

1.3.1. Misconceptions About Breastfeeding
1.3.2. Correct Beliefs About Breastfeeding

1.4. Care Strategy for Normal Childbirth

1.4.1. Encouraging Breastfeeding after Childbirth
1.4.2. Benefits of Breastfeeding in Childbirth

1.5. Epidemiology

1.5.1. Epidemiological Course of Breastfeeding Development
1.5.2. Social Evolution of Breastfeeding

1.6. Human Milk Banks

1.6.1. Milk Bank Concept
1.6.2. Characteristics of a Milk Bank

1.7. Counseling and Support for Women Who Do Not Wish to Breastfeed

1.7.1. Health Education for Women Do Not Wish to Breastfeed
1.7.2. Specific Information on Care for Non Lactating Women

1.8. Womens Rights During Breastfeeding

1.8.1. The Immediate Rights of the Infant
1.8.2. Social Benefits in Breastfeeding Women 

1.9. Paternal Involvement in Breastfeeding

1.9.1. The Father as a Supporting Figure in Breastfeeding
1.9.2. The father as a Breastfeeding Consultant

1.10. Protection of Breastfeeding Worldwide: WHO Recommendations

1.10.1. WHO Recommendations
1.10.2. Global Protection in Breastfeeding

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A unique, key and decisive training experience to boost your professional development”