Scientific Articles

 

Longitudinal Effects of Breast Feeding on Parent-reported Child Behaviour

Toddlers that were breastfed have fewer behavorial problems. This study provides further evidence supporting links between breastfeeding duration and children’s socioemotional behavioural development.

https://adc.bmj.com/content/early/2020/11/03/archdischild-2020-319038

 

 

Microplastic Release from the Degradation of Polypropylene Feeding Bottles during Infant Formula Preparation

Examining the amount of microplastic found in baby formula in each bottle after heating it up, researchers found there were at least 1.3 million plastic particles per liter of formula. They found plastic in the formula of glass bottles and plastic bottles like but found that formula reheated in plastic containers upped their plastic content — as well as shaking the formula in the bottle leading to more plastic particles in the baby’s food. 

https://www.nature.com/articles/s43016-020-00171-y

 

 

Breast Milk Benefits Pre-Term Babies

Breast Milk May Aid White Matter Microstructural Organization in Preterm Babies

https://neurosciencenews.com/white-matter-breast-feeding-6490/

 

 

Any Breastfeeding -- Even If Combined With Formula -- Cuts SIDS Risk In Half

Duration of Breastfeeding and Risk of SIDS: An Individual Participant Data Meta-analysis

https://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/140/5/e20171324

 

 

Effect of Sunscreen Application Under Maximal Use Conditions on Plasma Concentration of Sunscreen Active Ingredients- A Randomized Clinical Trial

Application of 4 commercially available sunscreens under maximal use conditions resulted in plasma concentrations that exceeded the threshold established by the FDA for potentially waiving some nonclinical toxicology studies for sunscreens. 

 

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2733085?guestAccessKey=e1ad4492-fe70-4f53-970d-d63bfa1cdccd&utm_source=For_The_Media&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=ftm_links&utm_content=tfl&utm_term=05062019

 

Endocrine Active UV Filters: Developmental Toxicity and Exposure Through Breast Milk

https://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/scs/chimia/2008/00000062/00000005/art00007

 

 

Neonatal circumcision and prematurity are associated with sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

https://www.jctres.com/en/04.201802.005/

 

https://theconversation.com/neonatal-circumcision-could-increase-the-risk-of-sudden-infant-death-syndrome-in-babies-new-research-109311

 

 

Infant Formula Feeding Increases Risk of Obesity in the First Year of Life due to the Quality of  Gut Microbiota

 

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29868719

Kangaroo mother care prevents neonatal deaths due to preterm birth complications.

https://academic.oup.com/ije/article/39/suppl_1/i144/702431

 

Mothers with Low Birth Weight Babies Improve Mothering Skills after Kangaroo Mother Care Class and KMC Mentoring

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/333294463_The_Effectiveness_of_Accompaniment_Measures_to_Mother_with_Lbw_In_House_after_Kmc_Kangaroo_Mother_Care_Class_on_Improving_Mother_Skills

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