Association between Infant Feeding and Early Postpartum Infant Body Composition: A Pilot Prospective Study

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Anderson, Alex Kojo;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: International Journal of Pediatrics,volume 2,009 (issn: 1687-9740, eissn: 1687-9759)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC2778447, doi: 10.1155/2009/648091
  • Subject: Clinical Study | RJ1-570 | Pediatrics

Research studies have produced conflicting results of the impact of breastfeeding on overweight/obesity. This study evaluated the impact of infant feeding on infant body composition. There were two groups of mother-infant pairs (exclusive breastfeeding [EBF; n = 27] and... View more
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