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February 26, 2013
Reflecting on Black History Month, we have a tendency to hear stories about the Rosa Parks, Mahalia Jackson, Jackie Robinson-type icons who broke through color barriers to lay the foundation of a better future for people of color. As a doctoral student studying public health, I am proud that in the past decades we have three Black Surgeon Generals for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, who’ve all taken a stand for breastfeeding. (FYI: You are probably familiar with the Surgeon General’s warning on side of the cigarette packages. For more information on what Surgeon Generals do...