Knowledge and practice of mothers regarding breast feeding : a hospital based study

  title={Knowledge and practice of mothers regarding breast feeding : a hospital based study},
  author={R. C. Chaudhary and Tayyab Ikram Shah and Samina Raja},
Background: Although breastfeeding is a common practice in Nepal, proper breastfeeding is on the decline due to several factors. The impact of knowledge about breastfeeding practice, i.e., duration of breastfeeding, proper techniques, proper time of weaning is poorly understood. Objective: To assess the knowledge and actual practices of mothers regarding breastfeeding. Methods: Cross sectional study was carried out on 200 mothers of under 1 year old children who attending the pediatric Out… CONTINUE READING

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