Knowledge and practice of exclusive breastfeeding among women in Masaka, Nasarawa state, Nigeria
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: AKOR, Charity Ada (Gebcy Pharmacy Ltd, Retail, Masaka, Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): Olufunsho, Awodele (Department of Pharmacology, college of Medicine University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria)
It has been recommended that mothers worldwide exclusively breastfeed infants for the first six months of the child's life to achieve optimal growth, development and health. The prevalence of exclusive breastfeeding (EBF) has remained low worldwide despite strong evidence in support of it
To assess the knowledge and practice of The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.