The Lancet Series on Breastfeeding: Facts

Read more about the most comprehensive review and analyses about breastfeeding at The Lancet.

The depth and breadth of the Breastfeeding Series included 28 systematic reviews and meta-analyses — 22 commissioned specifically for the Series. In total, more than 1,300 studies were reviewed to provide the most exhaustive look at the benefits, determinants, and trends in breastfeeding to date.

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