Parent-led or baby-led? Associations between complementary feeding practices and health-related behaviours in a survey of New Zealand families

@inproceedings{Cameron2013ParentledOB,
  title={Parent-led or baby-led? Associations between complementary feeding practices and health-related behaviours in a survey of New Zealand families},
  author={Sonya Lynne Cameron and R W Taylor and Anne-Louise M Heath},
  booktitle={BMJ open},
  year={2013}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine feeding practices and selected health-related behaviours in New Zealand families following a 'baby-led' or more traditional 'parent-led' method for introducing complementary foods. DESIGN, SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS 199 mothers completed an online survey about introducing complementary foods to their infant. Participants were classified into one of four groups: 'adherent baby-led weaning (BLW)', the infant mostly or entirely fed themselves at 6-7 months; 'self-identified… CONTINUE READING