Biography of the Author Amy Brown

Amy Brown

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  1. Baby sleeping

    Commentary: 'Crying it out'' is no solution when sleep training babies

    Not only do babies become distressed during longer periods of crying, but ignoring a baby's cries goes against everything we know about building ...
  2. baby sleeping

    Commentary: Quit telling women breastfeeding is an optional lifestyle choice

    People need to recognise that breastfeeding is a bodily function than a lifestyle choice, says Amy Brown, professor at Swansea University.
  3. A baby asleep in a cot.

    Commentary: Stop telling mothers who struggle to breastfeed to give formula

    Breastfeeding is good for mothers' well-being, but those who struggle need support, not judgment or advice, says one child health expert.
  4. Parent and child at a playground in Punggol

    Commentary: Are you a helicopter parent?

    Modern parenting styles can get in the way of raising well-balanced children, argues one child public health expert.