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Effect of timely initiation of breastfeeding on child health in Ghana

Rita Fosu-Brefo () and Eric Arthur

Health Economics Review, 2015, vol. 5, issue 1, 1-8

Abstract: The findings imply that efforts should be made on encouraging appropriate breastfeeding practices among nursing mothers to ensure proper child development and growth in Ghana. Copyright Fosu-Brefo and Arthur; licensee Springer. 2015

Keywords: Breastfeeding; Timely Breastfeeding; Exclusive breastfeeding; Child health (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2015
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DOI: 10.1186/s13561-015-0044-8

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