Association between postpartum depression and the practice of exclusive breastfeeding in the first three months of life

Objective: To investigate the association between postpartum depression and the occurrence of exclusive breastfeeding. Method: This is a cross‐sectional study conducted in the states of the Northeast region, during the vaccination campaign in 2010. The sample consisted of 2583 mother–child pairs, wi...

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Main Authors: Catarine S. Silva, Marilia C. Lima, Leopoldina A.S. Sequeira‐de‐Andrade, Juliana S. Oliveira, Jailma S. Monteiro, Niedja M.S. Lima, Rijane M.A.B. Santos, Pedro I.C. Lira
Format: Article
Published: Elsevier 2017-07-01
Series:Jornal de Pediatria (Versão em Português)
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