Association between breastfeeding and select chronic conditions among off-reserve First Nations, Métis and Inuit children in Canada / by Nadine Badets, Tamara Hudon and Michael Wendt.: CS75-006/2017-16E-PDF

"This paper examines associations between breastfeeding and select chronic conditions—asthma/chronic bronchitis and chronic ear infections—among off-reserve First Nations, Métis and Inuit children in Canada aged 1 to 5 years. Data are from the 2006 Aboriginal Children’s Survey, and each Aboriginal group was studied separately. Two aspects of breastfeeding are examined: feeding history (e.g. bottle-fed, breastfed, or both) and duration of breastfeeding"--Overview of the study, p. 1.

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Department/Agency Canada. Statistics Canada.
Title Association between breastfeeding and select chronic conditions among off-reserve First Nations, Métis and Inuit children in Canada / by Nadine Badets, Tamara Hudon and Michael Wendt.
Series title Insights on Canadian society ;2291-0840
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Association entre l’allaitement et certains problèmes de santé chroniques chez les enfants des Premières Nations vivant hors réserve, les enfants métis et les enfants inuits au Canada.
"Release date: March 20, 2017."
Includes bibliographic references.
Publishing information Ottawa : Statistics Canada, 2017.
Author / Contributor Badets, Nadine.
Hudon, Tamara.
Wendt, Michael.
Description 14 p. : graphs.
Catalogue number
  • CS75-006/2017-16E-PDF
Subject terms Aboriginal peoples, Nutrition, Children's health

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