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Breastfeeding: the onset, duration, and practice of exclusive breastfeeding

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Breastfeeding: the onset, duration, and practice of exclusive breastfeeding

  1. Exclusive or partial breastfeeding
    Exceptional breastfeeding means that the baby does not receive any other nutrition than breast milk, does not even take a pacifier. If a child is given vitamins or ritual food in small quantities, either water or juice, this is almost exclusive breastfeeding. Partial breastfeeding means that the baby is partially on the breast, and partially on the artificial
  2. Maternal breastfeeding support group in Samara. Breastfeeding the most important issues, 2014

  3. How to increase the duration and prevalence of breastfeeding
    Many factors influence how women feed their children and how long they breastfeed them. These include traditional methods of medical care, the influence of family and friends, the living environment (urban or rural), socio-economic situation, employment and place of work, pressure from commercial interests, knowledge of breastmilk substitutes and their availability. On
  4. Long story, or why prolonged breastfeeding is becoming more common
    In 1997, the American Academy of Pediatrics, in the recommendations for breastfeeding, stated that breastfeeding should be continued "for at least twelve months, after which by mutual consent as much as you like." This statement not only speaks about the importance of breastfeeding for a child in the first year of life, but also reminds parents and pediatricians that breastfeeding
  5. FEEDING SCIENCE: WHY BREASTFEEDING?
    We often wonder why some mothers do not breastfeed. From our point of view, breastfeeding is a natural extension of the relationship that began in the womb. Maybe some women are convinced that breastfeeding does not really matter. Having studied Chapter 1, you will understand the benefits of breastfeeding for both the mother and the baby. We believe that if you rate
  6. When do babies need more than one breast milk and how long should the baby be breastfed?
    Feed your baby exclusively with breast milk up to 6 months of age. At about 6 months of age, all babies, along with breast milk, need extra food, but ideally continue to breastfeed for up to a year and
  7. Breast-feeding
    During the first 6 months of life, babies should be exclusively breastfed. This means that a practically healthy child should receive breast milk and no other food or liquid, such as water, tea, juice, cereal decoction, animal milk or infant formula. Exclusively breastfed babies or babies in
  8. BREASTFEEDING AND HIS ALTERNATIVES
    All babies should be exclusively breastfed from birth to approximately 6 months of age, but in any case during the first 4 months of life. It is preferable to continue breastfeeding after the first year of life, and in populations with a high prevalence of infections, the continuation of breastfeeding for the whole second
  9. Breastfeeding support
    POLICIES AIMED AT SUPPORTING BREASTFEEDING In 1989, the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children's Fund issued a joint statement on the role of mother support services in the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding. This statement provides the most up-to-date scientific knowledge and practical experience in organizing the EB in the form of accurate, universally acceptable recommendations
  10. Breastfeeding Alternatives
    Usually breastfeeding is the best way to feed infants. Nevertheless, there are situations when it may be preferable or it is necessary to replace breast milk with any alternative. In addition to the contraindications briefly described above, circumstances arise where, despite all efforts to continue breastfeeding, the mother cannot maintain lactation for
  11. HEALTHY BREASTFEEDING
    The food you eat affects your milk. Breastfeeding can be an incentive that will help improve eating habits or continue the healthy diet that you started during pregnancy. In this section, you will receive information about nutrition and nutrition-related issues. We want you to be healthier and thinner after you’re finished breastfeeding. Many mothers say
  12. Basic rules for breastfeeding
    Breastfeeding opportunity Everybody can breastfeed! Breastfeeding in the presence of a live and healthy infant is impossible only when there is no mother or she has both mammary glands removed. Biological mother can feed twins, and even triplets, without using additional feeding for up to 5 months. Even twins and triplets can grow exclusively breastfed up to 4-5 months.
  13. Breastfeeding Consultant
    Breastfeeding counselors have always existed. It was just that their functions were performed by mothers, older sisters, or midwives — midwives who took birth in poor women and aristocratic women. The skill of the midwives was handed down from generation to generation, was kept secret and included not only the skills of giving birth, but also elements of modern osteopathy, knowledge of medicinal herbs and,
  14. About the importance of breastfeeding
    Breast milk is the best nutrition for infants, as it provides the baby with all the nutrients that he needs in the first 6 months (26 weeks) of life. In addition, it contains nutrients that satisfy the unique needs of a small person — some essential polyunsaturated fatty acids, some milk proteins, and iron — easily
  15. Practical aspects of breastfeeding
    How to start breastfeeding Immediately after birth, a healthy baby instinctively searches for food. In the first few hours of life outside the womb, the baby is lively, active, and ready to feed, so ideally breastfeeding should begin within the first hour. To facilitate this process, it is necessary to maintain the skin contact of the child with the mother directly from the moment of birth until
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