Findings from the Lancet Breastfeeding Series: Implications for health, social, and economic development in Nigeria

24 Jul 18
Topic(s): Breastfeeding
Location: Nigeria
Language(s): English
Audience: Policy makers and legislators, Program designers and implementers
Programs: Policy advocacy
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This brief summarize the global research on breastfeeding and its implications for Nigeria. The benefits of breastfeeding go beyond individual health. Breastfeeding impacts the country’s social and economic development and has implications for reaching national and global health targets.