Breastfeeding in Iran: prevalence, duration and current recommendations

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>The need to promote breastfeeding is unquestionable for the health and development of infants. The aim of this study was to investigate prevalence, duration and promotion of breastfeeding status in Iran with respect to the Baby Frien...

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Main Authors: Strandvik Birgitta, Heidarzadeh Abtin, Farivar Khalil, Olang Beheshteh, Yngve Agneta
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2009-08-01
Series:International Breastfeeding Journal
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