Patterns and determinants of breastfeeding and complementary feeding practices in urban informal settlements, Nairobi Kenya
- Institute offers lactation advice. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;04/24/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p24
Reports that the Lactation Institute of Westchester has started a breastfeeding initiative in Westchester County, New York.
- AMAMENTAÃ‡ÃƒO INTERROMPIDA: VIVÃŠNCIA DE MULHERES-MÃƒES. de Lima, Ana Paula; Javorski, Marly // Journal of Nursing UFPE / Revista de Enfermagem UFPE;1/1/2010, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p227
Objective: to analyze the perception of women who had precociously weaned the children on the experience of the breastfeeding. Methodology: this is about a research from qualitative approach, performed in a Baby Friendly Hospital, in Recife city, Pernambuco, and had as participants nine mothers...
- Breast feeding, nutritional state, and child survival in rural Bangladesh. Briend, Andre; Wojtyniak, Bogdan; Rowland, Michael G.M. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);3/26/1988, Vol. 296 Issue 6626, p879
Examines the impact of breast feeding to the health status of children in Bangladesh. Measurement of arm circumference; Attribution of child mortality to absence of breast feeding; Enhancement of child survival through breast feeding.
- Breastfeeding's benefits. Hughes, Elaine // CCPA Monitor;Mar2012, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p27
The article reports on the health benefits of breastfeeding for children which include better lung function and lower risk of asthma.
- Focus on food - a foundation for a disease free health. Thompson, Velonda // Michigan Citizen;11/10/2013, Vol. 36 Issue 1, pA10
The article focuses on the health benefits of breastfeeding for children including optimum brain development, dental health and better bonding between mother and child.
- Breastfeeding Education/Satisfaction --A Literature Review. Farber, Gina // International Journal of Childbirth Education;Spring97, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p12
No abstract available.
- Breastfeeding your older baby. Hormann, Elizabeth // Mothering;Winter93, Issue 69, p84
Reports on the advantages of breastfeeding for children until six months of age and even for toddlers. Finding that breastfed children from 12 to 18 months of age taking in 25 percent more energy than their non-breastfed counterparts; Immunity being passed on from mother to infant or toddler...
- Health organizations counter' breast not best study. Marcus, Jake Aryeh // Mothering;Mar/Apr2011, Issue 165, p26
The article offers information on a study on published in the British Medical Journal titled "Analysis: Six Months of Exclusive Breast Feeding: How Good Is the Evidence?" argue that six months of exclusive breastfeeding creates a higher risk of iron deficiency food allergies, and celiac disease...
- Introduction of complementary foods to infants within the first six months postpartum in Xinjiang, PR China. Fenglian Xu; Binns, Colin; Andy Lee; Yan Wang; Bing Xu // Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition;2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 16, p462
The aim of this study was to document the introduction rates of complementary foods to infants in the Han, Uygur and other ethnic groups living in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, PR China. A longitudinal study of infant feeding practices was undertaken using a random sample that included...