International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications

IJSRP, Volume 10, Issue 8, August 2020 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]


Breastfeeding Mothers’ Knowledge on Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding in Kapsabet County Hospital, Nandi County, Kenya
      Pauline Tarkwen
Abstract: Breastfeeding leads to both short and long-term benefits of a child. It helps reduce infections and mortality among infants, improves mental and motor development, and protects against obesity and metabolic diseases later in the life course. The ten steps are maternity proven practices which help in achieving exclusive breastfeeding which remains a challenge not only to the unemployed mothers but also to the working health care professional hence why this study was carried out with an objective of assessing the knowledge, practices and barriers to exclusive breastfeeding among caregivers/mothers in Nandi County.

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Pauline Tarkwen (2020); Breastfeeding Mothers’ Knowledge on Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding in Kapsabet County Hospital, Nandi County, Kenya; International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications (IJSRP) 10(08) (ISSN: 2250-3153), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.29322/IJSRP.10.08.2020.p10412
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