Mia Ydholm

  1. Breastfeeding
    Breastfeeding for Survival, Health & Wellbeing

    Support for breastfeeding mothers is essential. In the light of the overwhelming evidence on the positive impact of breastfeeding on…

  2. Breastfeeding
    Breastfeeding for Nutrition, Food Security & Poverty Reduction

    Breastfeeding is a vital part of sustainable development. It has the potential to end malnutrition, ensure food security and contribute…

  3. Maternal and Child Health
    Fathers’ Role in Achieving Gender Equality

    Fathers are interested, they want information and they do want to be close to their children. Why then are women…

  4. Maternal and Child Health
    Midwives Made Me Feel Like Not Going Home

    I have met both considerate and not so considerate midwives. Without a doubt, the majority have belonged to the first category,…

  5. Maternal and Child Health
    UN Experts Call for Action on Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes

    Breastfeeding is recognized as a human rights issue for both mothers and babies, and those who wish to breastfeed their…

  6. Maternal and Child Health
    The Arduous Process of Getting Pregnant: Infertility and IVF

    Whenever I’m feeling a bit down, or if I struggle to fall asleep in the night, I tend to go…