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Knowledge, attitude and practice of exclusive breastfeeding among lactating mothers in Kundila area of Kano municipal local government, Kano state

 Department:Community Health  
 By:usericon rainnjazz  

 Project ID: 6928
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   Price:₦3000
Abstract
The study focused on knowledge, attitude and practice of exclusive breastfeeding among lactating mothers in Kundila KMC Kano state. The study managed to collect data from 100 respondents most of who were Hausa by tribe. The age distribution of the respondents was between 18-40 years. The study revealed that there is a lack of knowledge about the health benefits of exclusive breastfeeding. This is concerning, as it could lead to mothers choosing not to breastfeed or to stop breastfeeding early. This could have a negative impact on the health of both mothers and babies. Lack of support or advice on breastfeeding from healthcare providers. This could be due to a number of factors, such as a lack of awareness of the importance of breastfeeding, lack of training for healthcare providers, or cultural norms that discourage breastfeeding. Access to breast milk substitutes, such as formula milk or cow's milk. This could lead to mothers choosing to formula-feed their babies instead of breastfeeding, which could have a negative impact on the health of both mothers and babies. ...
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