The development and evaluation of a picture tongue assessment tool for tongue-tie in breastfed babies (TABBY)

The development and evaluation of a picture tongue assessment tool for tongue-tie in breastfed babies (TABBY)

https://internationalbreastfeedingjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13006-019-0224-y

The presence of a tongue-tie (ankyloglossia) in an infant may lead to breastfeeding difficulties, but debate continues about which babies should be treated with … Read the rest

Determinants of exclusive breastfeeding among mothers of infants aged 6 to 12 months in Gwanda District, Zimbabwe

Determinants of exclusive breastfeeding among mothers of infants aged 6 to 12 months in Gwanda District, Zimbabwe

https://internationalbreastfeedingjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13006-019-0225-x

In 2016, 98% of children in Zimbabwe received breastmilk, however only 40% of babies under six months were exclusively breastfed 24 h prior to … Read the rest

The association between work related factors and breastfeeding practices among Chinese working mothers: a mixed-method approach

The association between work related factors and breastfeeding practices among Chinese working mothers: a mixed-method approach

https://internationalbreastfeedingjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13006-019-0223-z

Breastfeeding rates remain low in China and some mothers stop breastfeeding shortly after returning to work. Our study aimed to investigate the association between … Read the rest

Exclusive breastfeeding practices in an urban settlement of Vellore, southern India: findings from the MAL-ED birth cohort

Exclusive breastfeeding practices in an urban settlement of Vellore, southern India: findings from the MAL-ED birth cohort

https://internationalbreastfeedingjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13006-019-0222-0

Exclusive breastfeeding is recommended in the first six months of life. Observing breastfeeding practices and further the introduction of complementary food using a birth … Read the rest