Type: Research Articles

Breastfeeding and breastmilk substitute use and feeding motivations among mothers in Bandung City, Indonesia

This article was published in the journal Maternal & Child Nutrition in April 2021. Abstract Suboptimal breastfeeding is common in Indonesia, with only half of infants 0–5 months of age exclusively breastfed and feeding of breastmilk substitutes (BMS) highly prevalent among infants and toddlers. Various factors influence these feeding practices, including social norms, limited health system support…

Sugar content and nutrient content claims of growing‐up milks in Indonesia

This article was published in the journal Maternal & Child Nutrition in April 2021. Abstract ‘Growing‐up milks’ (GUMs)—breast‐milk substitutes targeted for young children (aged 12–36 months)—are commonly consumed in Indonesia. The World Health Assembly has stated that GUMs are not necessary for proper growth and development, and recently, the American Academy of Pediatrics declared that such…

Dans la ville de Bandung, en Indonésie, les aliments de complément industriels commercialisés sont souvent décrits comme étant enrichis au fer mais contiennent moins de fer que la dose recommandée ou contiennent des formes sous-optimales de fer

This article was published in the Maternal & Child Nutrition Supplement: Marketing and Consumption of Commercial Foods Fed to Young Children in Low and Middle‐income Countries. Access abstract in English and Bahasa Indonesia.

បេ្រវ៉ាទ្បង់ រយៈពេល និងខ្លឹមសារនៃការឃោសនាផ្សាយពាណិជ្ជកម្មតាមទូរទស្សន៍ទៅលើ ផលិតផលជំនួសទឹកដោះម្តាយ និងផលិតផលអាហារបន្ថែមសម្រាប់ចិញ្ចឹមទារកនិងកុមារនៅក្នុងរាជធានីភ្នំពេញនៃប្រទេសកម្ពុជា និងទីក្រុងដាកានៃប្រទេសសេណេហ្គាល់

This article was published in the Maternal & Child Nutrition Supplement: Marketing and Consumption of Commercial Foods Fed to Young Children in Low and Middle‐income Countries. Access abstract in English and French.