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To promote breastfeeding, top-tier LA hospitals stop handing out free formula
Southern California Public Radio

Cedars Sinai and UCLA Medical Center have joined a growing list of hospitals across the country to stop distributing free infant formula take-home-bags to new mothers in an effort to promote breastfeeding. A new report by Public Citizen shows that the majority of facilities on U.S. News and World Report’s 2013-14 “Best Hospitals” have either completely ended or substantially reduced distribution of free infant formula.