Breastfeeding in Mexico was stable, on average, but deteriorated among the poor, whereas complementary feeding improved: results from the 1999 to 2006 National Health and Nutrition Surveys.

@article{Cosso2013BreastfeedingIM,
  title={Breastfeeding in Mexico was stable, on average, but deteriorated among the poor, whereas complementary feeding improved: results from the 1999 to 2006 National Health and Nutrition Surveys.},
  author={Teresita Gonz{\'a}lez de Coss{\'i}o and Leticia Escobar-Zaragoza and Dinorah Gonz{\'a}lez-Castell and Horacio Reyes-V{\'a}zquez and Juan Angel Rivera-Dommarco},
  journal={The Journal of nutrition},
  year={2013},
  volume={143 5},
  pages={664-71}
}
We present: 1) indicators of infant and young child feeding practices (IYCFP) and median age of introduction of foods analyzed by geographic and socioeconomic variables for the 2006 national probabilistic Health Nutrition Survey (ENSANUT-2006); and 2) changes in IYCFP indicators between the 1999 national probabilistic Nutrition Survey and ENSANUT-2006, analyzed by the same variables. Participants were women 12-49 y and their <2-y-old children (2953 in 2006 and 3191 in 1999). Indicators were… CONTINUE READING