South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside hosts World Breastfeeding Day Symposium


About 60 mothers and toddlers gathered with nearly 50 healthcare professionals and breastfeeding consultants for South Nassau Communities Hospital’s fourth annual World Breastfeeding Day Symposium on Aug. 1.

The event facilitated a way for mothers to learn from experts about a range of important topics, including early nutrition through breastfeeding and lifelong health, and how to help moms reach their breastfeeding goals. 

The symposium is an event where healthcare professionals and families from the community get together for breastfeeding updates and support. South Nassau is among 520 baby-friendly hospitals in America.