Breastfeeding by Chinese mothers in Australia and China: the healthy migrant effect.


BACKGROUND Breastfeeding practices might be influenced by migration to another country. Although the "healthy migrant effect" is commonly reported in epidemiology, evidence for it in breastfeeding practices is weak. OBJECTIVES This study aimed to compare the initiation and duration of breastfeeding between Chinese Australian migrants and Chinese mothers… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0890334413475838


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