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Frequent bedsharing between a mother and infant was associated with longer duration of breastfeeding, but researchers warned of the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) associated with bedsharing, in a study by Yi Huang, Ph.D., of the University of Maryland, Baltimore, and colleagues.
Transparency Market Research published new "Global Baby Food Market: Pediatric Nutrition Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2007 - 2017" market research report
UK commercial baby foods don't meet infants' dietary weaning needs, because they are predominantly sweet foods that provide little extra nutritional goodness over breast milk, indicates research published online in Archives of Disease in Childhood.
University of Kansas scientists have found that infants who were fed formula enriched with long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (LCPUFA) from birth to 12 months scored significantly better than a control group on several measures of intelligence conducted between the ages of three to six years.
A new analysis has found that mothers who are more extroverted and less anxious are more likely to breastfeed and to continue to breastfeed than mothers who are introverted or anxious.
Breastfeeding rates in the US have continued to rise over the past decade, according to new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention statistics released on Wednesday.
A new study in JAMA Pediatrics has found further evidence prolonged breastfeeding can boost children's IQ.
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