Parental concerns about extended breastfeeding in a toddler.

  title={Parental concerns about extended breastfeeding in a toddler.},
  author={Martin T. Stein and Eyla G. Boies and David M Snyder},
  journal={Journal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics : JDBP},
  volume={23 6},
CASE. Matthew, a healthy 18-month-old toddler, is seen for a health supervision visit. The dietary history reveals that Matthew is breastfeeding and eats a variety of fruits, vegetables, cheese, yogurt, and grains. He is able to feed himself with a spoon, although he prefers to use his fingers. His height, weight, and head circumference have followed the 50th percentile, and developmental milestones are appropriate for 18 months. Matthew's mother is conflicted about continuing to breastfeed… 
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