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Investigation of breastfeeding rates in deprived areas - literature review

Mar 2012

As part of GCPH research on increases in breastfeeding rates in deprived areas, a literature review on breastfeeding has been completed.

This paper reviews measurement and definitions of breastfeeding, its benefits, maternal factors that influence likelihood to breastfeed, health service influences and effective interventions.  

Breast Feeding Literature review vsFinal6

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