• Publications
  • Influence
The risks of not breastfeeding for mothers and infants.
  • A. Stuebe
  • Medicine
  • Reviews in obstetrics & gynecology
  • 2009
Health outcomes in developed countries differ substantially for mothers and infants who formula feed compared with those who breastfeed. For infants, not being breastfed is associated with anExpand
  • 300
  • 25
  • PDF
Duration of lactation and incidence of type 2 diabetes.
CONTEXT Lactation is associated with improved glucose and insulin homeostasis, independent of weight change. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the association between lactation history and incidence of type 2Expand
  • 284
  • 19
  • PDF
Suboptimal breastfeeding in the United States: Maternal and pediatric health outcomes and costs
The aim of this study was to quantify the excess cases of pediatric and maternal disease, death, and costs attributable to suboptimal breastfeeding rates in the United States. Using the currentExpand
  • 138
  • 16
Breastmilk Is a Novel Source of Stem Cells with Multilineage Differentiation Potential
The mammary gland undergoes significant remodeling during pregnancy and lactation, which is fuelled by controlled mammary stem cell (MaSC) proliferation. The scarcity of human lactating breast tissueExpand
  • 164
  • 15
  • PDF
Maternal recalled gestational weight gain, pre-pregnancy body mass index, and obesity in the daughter
Objective:Emerging evidence suggests that exposures during fetal life affect adult metabolism. We assessed the relationship between recalled maternal pre-pregnancy body mass, gestational weight gainExpand
  • 126
  • 10
The reset hypothesis: lactation and maternal metabolism.
For maternal metabolism, pregnancy ends not with delivery, but with weaning. In several recent epidemiological studies, authors have reported an association between duration of breast-feeding andExpand
  • 173
  • 9
Lactation and maternal risk of type 2 diabetes: a population-based study.
BACKGROUND Lactation has been associated with improvements in maternal glucose metabolism. METHODS We explored the relationships between lactation and risk of type 2 diabetes in aExpand
  • 124
  • 8
Early Breastfeeding Experiences and Postpartum Depression
BACKGROUND: The first weeks after childbirth are a critical period for mother and newborn. Women may present with lactation failure and postpartum depression. It is unclear how a woman's earlyExpand
  • 150
  • 8
Weight gain in pregnancy and risk of maternal hyperglycemia.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine associations of weight gain from prepregnancy to glycemic screening with glucose tolerance status. STUDY DESIGN Main outcomes were failed glycemicExpand
  • 123
  • 8