Why the new WHO growth charts are dangerous to breastfeeding
Binns, C.W., James, J. and Lee, M.K. (2008) Why the new WHO growth charts are dangerous to breastfeeding. Breastfeeding Review, 16 (3). pp. 5-7.
The new WHO growth reference should not be used below the age of six months because of its potential impact on breastfeeding rates. Breastfeeding is critical to infant health and its beneficial effects persists into adulthood.
|Publication Type:||Journal Article|
|Murdoch Affiliation:||School of Chiropractic and Sports Science|
|Publisher:||Australian Breastfeeding Association (ABA)|
|Copyright:||© Australian Breastfeeding Association 2008|
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