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Influence of grandmothers on exclusive breastfeeding: cross-sectional study

Thelen Daiana Mendonça Ferreira ORCID logo , Luciana Dantas Piccioni ORCID logo , Patricia Helena Breno Queiroz ORCID logo , Eliete Maria Silva ORCID logo , Ianê Nogueira do Vale ORCID logo

DOI: 10.31744/einstein_journal/2018AO4293

ABSTRACT Objective To evaluate the influence of grandmothers of infants on exclusive breastfeeding, from their perspective. Methods A descriptive cross-sectional study was carried out with 91 women from a hospital in the inland state of São Paulo. By means of a questionnaire, the following data were collected: sociodemographic data of the grandmother, mother and child; duration of exclusive breastfeeding of daughter or daughter-in-law; information on kinship of participant and grandchild; kind of help provided by grandmother; and knowledge about breastfeeding. […]

Breastfeeding and protection against diarrhea: an integrative review of literature

Floriacy Stabnow Santos, Felipe César Stabnow Santos, Leonardo Hunaldo dos Santos, Adriana Moraes Leite, Débora Falleiros de Mello

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015RW3107

ObjectiveTo identify, in national and international journals, the studies conducted in Brazil related to breast feeding and reducing cases of diarrhea in children under 2 years of age, featuring health interventions more used.MethodsDescriptive study, based on an integrative review of literature from PubMed and LILACS data published between January 1992 and August 2011. The keywords “breastfeeding AND diarrhea” was searched in Portuguese, English and Spanish in PubMed and LILACS. The guiding question was: “What was knowledge produced about breast feeding […]