Determinants of timely initiation of breastfeeding among mothers in Goba Woreda, South East Ethiopia: A cross sectional study
- Why New Moms Stop Breastfeeding. // Pediatrics for Parents;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 29 Issue 1/2, p22
The article presents a study which examines the reasons of newly mother of infant child for earlier stop of child's breastfeeding.
- STOP HITTING THE BOTTLE. Hehir, Bríd // Nursing Standard;9/7/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 52, p28
Focuses on the low breast feeding rate in England. Indication of women using formula feeding; Factors that contribute to low breast feeding rate; Choice of most mothers for formula feeding.
- Breast is best. Burton, Alison // Nursery World (MA Education Limited);9/7/2015, Vol. 115 Issue 4377, p16
The article discusses the importance of breastfeeding, along with topics on the benefits of breastfeeding to both the infant and the mother, support needed by mothers who breastfeed, and the low breastfeeding rate at birth in Great Britain.
- Breastfeeding duration in mothers who express breast milk: a cohort study. Win, Nwet N.; Binns, Colin W.; Yun Zhao; Scott, Jane A.; Oddy, Wendy H. // International Breastfeeding Journal;2006, Vol. 1, p28
Background: The expression of breast milk allows a mother to be away intermittently from her infant while continuing to breastfeed. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between expression of breast milk and breastfeeding duration Methods: A cohort study of 12 months duration....
- Maternal Employment and Breast-Feeding: Findings from the 1988 National Maternal and Infant Health Survey. Visness, Cynthia M.; Kennedy, Kathy I. // American Journal of Public Health;Jun97, Vol. 87 Issue 6, p945
Objectives. This analysis uses nationally representative data from the 1988 National Maternal and Infant Health Survey to explore the factors, including employment, associated with breast-feeding initiation and duration. Methods. Multiple logistic regression was used to model the determinants of...
- Factors associated with breastfeeding initiation time in a Baby-Friendly Hospital. Örün, Emel; Yalçın, S. Songül; Madendağ, Yusuf; Üstünyurt-Eras, Zeynep; Kutluk, Şehnaz; Yurdakök, Kadriye // Turkish Journal of Pediatrics;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p10
The purpose of this study was to investigate maternal, gestational, and neonatal features associated with the early initiation of breastfeeding. A descriptive study was done between July-October 2006 in the maternity ward of Dr. Zekai Tahir Burak Maternity and Research Hospital, a certificated...
- Determinants of infant and young child feeding practices in Sri Lanka: Secondary data analysis of Demographic and Health Survey 2000. Senarath, Upul; Dibley, Michael J.; Godakandage, S. S. P.; Jayawickrama, Hiranya; Wickramasinghe, Aravinda; Agho, Kingsley E. // Food & Nutrition Bulletin;Jun2010, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p352
Background. Poor feeding practices in early childhood contribute to the burden of childhood malnutrition and morbidity. Objective. To estimate the key indicators of breastfeeding and complementary feeding and the determinants of selected feeding practices in Sri Lanka. Methods. The sample...
- Breastfeeding and the development of asthma and atopy during childhood: a birth cohort study. Semic-Jusufagic, Aida; Simpson, Angela; Murray, Clare; Marinho, Susana; Custovic, Adnan // Acta Medica Academica;2010, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p132
Objective. Within the context of a population based-birth cohort, we investigated the association between breastfeeding and development of asthma and atopy in childhood. Methods. Children (n=1072) were followed from birth and reviewed at age one, three, five and eight years. Based on the onset...
- Accounts of infant-feeding advice received by mothers: Queensland, Australia, 1945-1965. Thorley, Virginia // Nursing Reports;2012, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p71
In the period 1945-1965 most women in the state of Queensland, Australia, gave birth in hospitals and thereafter they used a variety of services and individuals for advice on infant feeding. The services available were similar throughout the period. As mothers rarely worked outside the home,...