Maternal infectious diseases, antimicrobial therapy or immunizations: Very few contraindications to breastfeeding

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(2006)
  • Publisher: Pulsus Group Inc
  • Journal: Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology (issn: 1712-9532)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2006/801563, pmc: PMC2095084, pmc: PMC3486629
  • Subject: RC109-216 | Paediatric Infectious Disease Notes | Infectious and parasitic diseases | Microbiology | QR1-502

The Canadian Paediatric Society recommends exclusive breastfeeding as the optimal method of infant feeding for the first six months of life for healthy, term infants (1). There are many benefits associated with breastfeeding, including nutritional, immunological, psycho... View more
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