Venezuela weighing baby formula ban

Government could ban baby bottles and stop advertising baby formula to promote breast-feeding.

    The Venezuelan government is considering a ban on baby bottles in order to promote breast feeding.

    Supporters say the measure would improve children's health, but some mothers do not want the government dictating to them how to feed their children.

    Al Jazeera's Bhanu Bhatnagar reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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