2016
DOI: 10.1590/0104-070720160000220015
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Abstract: ABSTRACT: This study's objectives were to identify the prevalence of breastfeeding in children younger than 12 months of age enrolled in the Family Health Strategy and identify cases of reported acute diarrhea, associating them with breastfeeding categories and factors that interfere in the practice of breastfeeding. This descriptive and cross-sectional study, based on statistical analysis, was conducted with 854 children living in a municipality in Northeastern Brazil. The prevalence of exclusive breastfeedi…

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