Factors influencing the reasons why mothers stop breastfeeding.

@article{Brown2014FactorsIT,
  title={Factors influencing the reasons why mothers stop breastfeeding.},
  author={Catherine Rl Brown and Lyndsey A. Dodds and Alexandra Legge and Janet Bryanton and Sonia E. Semenic},
  journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique},
  year={2014},
  volume={105 3},
  pages={
          e179-85
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To explore the reasons why women stop breastfeeding completely before their infants are six months of age and to identify the factors associated with cessation and the timing of cessation. METHODS For all singleton live newborns born between January 1, 2008 and December 31, 2009 in two district health authorities in Nova Scotia, Canada, mother's self-reported breastfeeding status was collected at hospital discharge and at five follow-up visits until infants were six months of age… CONTINUE READING

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