PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.48, no.3, pp.278-283, 2006 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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breast milk composition, fasting, maternal nutrition, Ramadan, ENERGY, CHOLESTEROL, LACTATION, INFANT, ACID
There are many advantages of breast milk for infants. Many factors can affect the volume and composition of breast milk. One of them is the maternal diet. The objective of this study is to determine the effect of Ramadan fasting on maternal nutrition and breast milk composition.