Miriam H Labbok

Summary

Affiliation: United Nations Children's Fund

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding: maintaining an irreplaceable immunological resource
    Miriam H Labbok
    UNICEF PD Nutrition, UNICEF House, 3 UN Plaza, East 44th Street, New York, New York 10017, USA
    Nat Rev Immunol 4:565-72. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends in exclusive breastfeeding: findings from the 1990s
    Miriam H Labbok
    Infant and Young Child Feeding and Care, Nutrition Section, Program Division, United Nations Children s Fund New York Headquarters, New York, NY, USA
    J Hum Lact 22:272-6. 2006
  3. pmc Modeling the effects of different infant feeding strategies on infant survival and mother-to-child transmission of HIV
    Jay S Ross
    Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1174-80. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Estimation of births averted due to breast-feeding and increases in levels of contraception needed to substitute for breast-feeding
    Stan Becker
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 35:559-74. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding and Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative: more important and with more evidence than ever
    Miriam H Labbok
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 83:99-101. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding: maintaining an irreplaceable immunological resource
    Miriam H Labbok
    UNICEF PD Nutrition, UNICEF House, 3 UN Plaza, East 44th Street, New York, New York 10017, USA
    Nat Rev Immunol 4:565-72. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends in exclusive breastfeeding: findings from the 1990s
    Miriam H Labbok
    Infant and Young Child Feeding and Care, Nutrition Section, Program Division, United Nations Children s Fund New York Headquarters, New York, NY, USA
    J Hum Lact 22:272-6. 2006
    ..Given this, implementation of the Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding, which supports these proven interventions, should be effective in further increasing optimal breast-feeding practices...
  3. pmc Modeling the effects of different infant feeding strategies on infant survival and mother-to-child transmission of HIV
    Jay S Ross
    Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1174-80. 2004
    ..We investigated how, under various conditions, the risk of mother-to-child transmission of HIV through breastfeeding compares with the risk of death from artificial feeding...
  4. ncbi request reprint Estimation of births averted due to breast-feeding and increases in levels of contraception needed to substitute for breast-feeding
    Stan Becker
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 35:559-74. 2003
    ..Strengths and limitations of the three methods are considered...
  5. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding and Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative: more important and with more evidence than ever
    Miriam H Labbok
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 83:99-101. 2007