August is World Breastfeeding/National Breastfeeding Month. There will be a reception and information session this afternoon at the Red River Parish Health Unit.
Nursing Supervisor Yashica Turner told The Journal, “Pass the word to everyone. We hope to see you there Friday afternoon.”
The light reception will be from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at the Health Unit on Red Oak Road. Attendees will receive information on breastfeeding, recipes and nutrition. Snacks will be provided, and prizes will be awarded.