The NHS run an Infant Feeding Survey every five years; the last one was from 2010 published in 2012 and found the following:
Why are so many women who wanted to breastfeed falling by the wayside?
Bah! I want to do something about this – to let them keep the faith even when it’s hard; to investigate problems and not take “you’re fine” for an answer; to feel free to do it whenever and wherever they choose; to reach out to all those who have gone before them and ask for help and for us to help them.
Who knew a year ago that I would be so passionate about this?!