The association between duration of breastfeeding and adult intelligence.

  title={The association between duration of breastfeeding and adult intelligence.},
  author={Erik Lykke Mortensen and Kim F. Michaelsen and Stephanie A. Sanders and June Machover Reinisch},
  volume={287 18},
CONTEXT A number of studies suggest a positive association between breastfeeding and cognitive development in early and middle childhood. [] Key MethodDESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS Prospective longitudinal birth cohort study conducted in a sample of 973 men and women and a sample of 2280 men, all of whom were born in Copenhagen, Denmark, between October 1959 and December 1961.

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