An Evaluation of Breastfeeding Promotion Through Peer Counseling in Mississippi WIC Clinics


Objective: This study evaluates the effectiveness of a peer counseling program at increasing breastfeeding by participants in the Mississippi Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). Methods: Data from the 1989–1993 Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System were analyzed to compare breastfeeding rates in clinics with and… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1026224402712


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