TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.55, no.6, pp.641-644, 2013 (SCI-Expanded)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University Affiliated:
Exclusive breastfeeding is recommended from birth until the first six months and then with complementary feeding up to age two. In our country, only 41.6% of infants are exclusively breastfed during the first six months, and the average duration of breastfeeding is 16 months.