Factors Influencing Breastfeeding Practices Among Mothers In Lafia Local Government Area of Nasarawa State , Nigeria

@inproceedings{Awogbenja2008FactorsIB,
  title={Factors Influencing Breastfeeding Practices Among Mothers In Lafia Local Government Area of Nasarawa State , Nigeria},
  author={Awogbenja and Dehinde},
  year={2008}
}
  • Awogbenja, Dehinde
  • Published 2008
Received 23 August, 2010, Accepted 19 December, 2010 Abstract The provision of adequate nutrition during infancy and early childhood is a basic requirement for the development and promotion of optimum growth, health and behavior of the child. This study was carried out in Lafia Local Government Area (LGA) of Nasarawa State of the North-Central Geo-Political Zone of Nigeria to find out the factors influencing the Breastfeeding Practices of the community. The study also aimed to find out reasons… CONTINUE READING
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