The World Health Organization (WHO) and the American Academy of Pediatrics unequivocally recommend that exclusive breastfeeding is the ideal nutrition for infants and is sufficient to support optimal growth for the first six months of life. CONCLUSION Exclusively breastfed infants of non-anemic and anemic mothers did not develop iron deficiency or iron deficiency anemia by six months of age.\n The researchers considered and reviewed advertisements for hand feeding including those that pertained to infant feeding whether through text or visual images as well as those that included infant formula, cereal/solid food, or hand feeding equipment. CONCLUSION The researchers endeavored to examine the relationship between media content and health behavior, specifically exploring popular culture products in influencing infant feeding decisions.
Pages to are hidden for
"Infant Feeding Research Summaries"Please download to view full document