"We want women to get the help they need to breastfeed their babiesin a positive way, without making it a question of morality or that those who don’t breastfeed should be made to feel guilty,” says pediatrician Marie Köhler, to the newspaper Sydsvenskan.
Skåne says four in five babies at the age of 4-months should breastfeed. But today only half of the 4-month-olds in the county breastfeed.
Köhler says there are major differences in breastfeeding trends depending on where you live in the county.
Skåne’s goal is to have 80 percent of 6-month-olds to be breastfed. Today that figure stands at 59 percent.