Associations Between Dietary Energy Density in Mothers and Growth of Breastfeeding Infants During the First 4 Months of Life.

@article{Moradi2018AssociationsBD,
  title={Associations Between Dietary Energy Density in Mothers and Growth of Breastfeeding Infants During the First 4 Months of Life.},
  author={Maedeh Moradi and Mohammad Reza Maracy and Ahmad Esmaillzadeh and Pamela J Surkan and Leila Azadbakht},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Nutrition},
  year={2018},
  pages={1-7}
}
OBJECTIVES Despite the overwhelming impact of dietary energy density on the quality of the entire diet, no research has investigated dietary energy density among lactating mothers. Hence, the present study was undertaken to assess the influence of maternal dietary energy density during lactation on infant growth. METHOD Three hundred healthy lactating… CONTINUE READING