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Breast crawl : initiation of breast feeding by breast crawl

GANGAL, Prashant

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A documentary and accompanying dossier about breast crawl - the natural ability of a newborn infant to crawl to its mother's breast, latch on and suckle on its own, in the first 45 minutes after being born. Breast crawl is considered a vital component in the 'Infant and Young Child Feeding initiative' in Maharashtra which aims to promote optimal growth and development, prevent malnutrition, and improve child survival. This resource has been created for training and advocacy for wider dissemination

Nutrition country profiles 2003


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Worldwide, there is growing interest in food and nutrition monitoring information systems. FAO's Nutrition Country Profiles (NCP) offer a valuable tool for guiding and monitoring progress towards the achievement of food security and nutritional well-being. The NCP provide concise reviews describing the food and nutrition situation in individual countries, with background statistics on food-related factors such as agricultural production and selected economic and demographic indicators. [Abstract courtesy of CAB International]


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