Beth Halfyard

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BACKGROUND Maternal attitudes to infant feeding are predictive of intent and initiation of breastfeeding. OBJECTIVES The Iowa Infant Feeding Attitude Scale (IIFAS) has not been validated in the(More)
BACKGROUND Breastfeeding has numerous health benefits. In 2010, the province of Newfoundland and Labrador had the lowest breastfeeding initiation rate (64.0%) in Canada. Formula feeding is associated(More)
BACKGROUND The original 17-item Iowa Infant Feeding Attitude Scale (IIFAS) has been validated and widely used to assess attitudes toward breastfeeding. A reduced 13-item version of the IIFAS was(More)
BACKGROUND The 17-item Iowa Infant Feeding Attitude Scale (IIFAS) has been widely used to assess maternal attitudes toward infant feeding and to predict breastfeeding intention. The IIFAS has been(More)
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