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Does Breastfeeding Reduce the Risk of Child Overweight in North Carolina?

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The benefits of breastfeeding in reducing the risk of childhood overweight have been well-documented. This study examined the relationship between breastfeeding initiation and duration with child overweight among children and adolescents in North Carolina. The results support recommendations promoting breastfeeding to help reduce obesity.
SCHS Studies (NoCar RA 407.4 N8 P48), Vol. Issue 164, Oct 2010, p1-10, bibl, f