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    Length of exclusive breastfeeding: linking biology and scientific evidence to a public health recommendation.

    Lutter C

    Journal of Nutrition. 2000; 130:1335-1338.

    The objective of this commentary is to briefly review key issues related to i) the uses of energy balance vs. growth to determine the recommended length of extended breast feeding; ii) the merits as well as criticisms of the most recent scientific evidence on its recommended length; and iii) the conceptual and practical issues in using this information to make a public health recommendation. (excerpt)
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