TITLE

Demographic factors associated with the duration of mothers' breastfeeding

AUTHOR(S)
Shelton, Marvin M.; Min Qi Wang
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
American Journal of Health Studies;1997, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p195
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study which examined demographic factors to determine the existence of barriers which influence the duration in which a mother will breast-feed. Benefits of breastfeeding; Decrease in the number of mothers practicing breastfeeding in the United States; Demographic factors that have significant relationships on the continuation of breastfeeding past five months.
ACCESSION #
583460

 

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