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Association between breast-feeding practices and sucking habits: A cross-sectional study of children in their first year of life
In addition to providing nutrition and immunological protection, breast-feeding has positive effects on the development of the infant's oral cavity. The aim of the present study is to assess breast-feeding patterns and to ...
Prácticas de alimentación complementaria en niños dentro del primer año de vida
This study aimed to investigate complementary feeding practices during children's first year of life in Botucatu, SP, Brazil. Practices were described according to the age range and the breastfeeding (BF) practice. Data ...
Reproductive history and breast cancer in a population of high fertility, Costa Rica, 1984-85
The relationship between breast cancer and women's reproductive history in Costa Rica was analyzed using logistic regression methods on data from 171 breast cancer cases and 826 population-based controls aged 25–58 years. ...
Caries and its association with infant feeding and oral health-related behaviours in 3-4-year-old Brazilian children
Objectives: To investigate the relationships between socio-demographic factors, infant feeding habits, oral hygiene and the prevalence and patterns of caries in Brazilian 3-4-year-olds. Methods: Systematic random sampling ...
EXCLUSIVE BREAST-FEEDING DURATION IS ASSOCIATED WITH ATTITUDINAL, SOCIOECONOMIC AND BIOCULTURAL DETERMINANTS IN 3 LATIN-AMERICAN COUNTRIES
(Amer Inst NutritionBethesda, 1995)
Surface electromyography of facial muscles during natural and artificial feeding of infants
Objective: To measure and compare the activity of the masseter, temporalis and buccinator muscles in different infant feeding methods. Method: Cross-sectional study of 60 full-term infants with no intercurrent diseases, ...