Determinants of breast-feeding and weaning in Alberta, Canada.

  title={Determinants of breast-feeding and weaning in Alberta, Canada.},
  author={Qiuying Yang and Shi Wu Wen and Lise Dubois and Yue Chen and Mark Walker and Daniel Krewski},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal d'obstetrique et gynecologie du Canada : JOGC},
  volume={26 11},
OBJECTIVE To assess the determinants of breast-feeding initiation and duration at the population level in Alberta, Canada. METHODS Determinants of breast-feeding were assessed based on data from a sample of 1113 women, who represented 150,898 fertile women in Alberta, in the second cycle of the National Population Health Survey conducted 1996-97. Logistic regression analysis was used to estimate the independent effects of various determinants of breast-feeding initiation and duration… CONTINUE READING

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