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TOPS Study Published in Peer-Reviewed Journal!

The article, Challenges to Breastfeeding Initiation and Duration for Teen Mothers, is published in the May-June issue of the peer-reviewed MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. The article, about TOPS successes with breastfeeding, was written by Sonia Cote-Robles, PhD, JD & Craig LeCroy, PhD of LeCroy & Milligan, and Laura Pedersen, MSN, RN, of Teen Outreach Pregnancy Services.

The article is based on the data and focus group findings collected during TOPS’s federal study conducted between 2010-2016. The information in the article will benefit others working with pregnant and parenting teens and their efforts to support breastfeeding. This is a major milestone in the history of TOPS!

Read article HERE!