Colleagues in infant formula industry acknowledge breastfeeding is the "gold standard," UB expert says

Published July 10, 2018


Dennis Kuo, associate professor and chief of the Division of General Pediatrics in the Department of Pediatrics, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, appeared in a video on Voice of America about the benefits of breastfeeding vs. infant formula following recent news that the U.S. opposed a World Health Organization resolution urging countries to encourage breastfeeding. Kuo said, “I appreciate that formulas do get better and better but I’ve noticed that even our colleagues in the formula industry acknowledge that breast milk is the gold standard.”

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