Breast feeding is associated with postpartum smoking abstinence among women who quit smoking due to pregnancy.

@article{Kendzor2010BreastFI,
  title={Breast feeding is associated with postpartum smoking abstinence among women who quit smoking due to pregnancy.},
  author={Darla E Kendzor and Michael S Businelle and Tracy J. Costello and Yessenia Castro and Lorraine R Reitzel and Jennifer Irvin Vidrine and Yisheng Li and Patricia Dolan Mullen and Mary Marden Velasquez and Paul M. Cinciripini and Ludmila M. Cofta-Woerpel and David W. Wetter},
  journal={Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco},
  year={2010},
  volume={12 10},
  pages={983-8}
}
INTRODUCTION The purpose of this study was to characterize the relationship between breast feeding and postpartum smoking abstinence among women who quit smoking due to pregnancy and who were participating in a randomized clinical trial of an intervention designed to prevent postpartum relapse. METHODS A total of 251 women were enrolled in the intervention between 30 and 33 weeks postpartum and were followed through 26 weeks postpartum. Participant characteristics were assessed at the… CONTINUE READING