Laurence M Grummer-Strawn

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Childhood growth charts
    Laurence M Grummer-Strawn
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 109:141-2. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Does breastfeeding protect against pediatric overweight? Analysis of longitudinal data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System
    Laurence M Grummer-Strawn
    Maternal and Child Nutrition Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e81-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Validity of body mass index compared with other body-composition screening indexes for the assessment of body fatness in children and adolescents
    Zuguo Mei
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:978-85. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Baby-Friendly hospital practices and meeting exclusive breastfeeding intention
    Cria G Perrine
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 130:54-60. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2000 growth charts for the United States: improvements to the 1977 National Center for Health Statistics version
    Cynthia L Ogden
    National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, Maryland National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 109:45-60. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Serum soluble transferrin receptor concentrations in US preschool children and non-pregnant women of childbearing age from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2010
    Zuguo Mei
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 413:1479-84. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Assessment of iron status in US pregnant women from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), 1999-2006
    Zuguo Mei
    National Centers for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:1312-20. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Trends in state-specific prevalence of overweight and underweight in 2- through 4-year-old children from low-income families from 1989 through 2000
    Bettylou Sherry
    Maternal and Child Nutrition Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:1116-24. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of the prevalence of shortness, underweight, and overweight among US children aged 0 to 59 months by using the CDC 2000 and the WHO 2006 growth charts
    Zuguo Mei
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    J Pediatr 153:622-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Does overweight in infancy persist through the preschool years? An analysis of CDC Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System data
    Zuguo Mei
    Maternal and Child Nutrition Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease, Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    Soz Praventivmed 48:161-7. 2003

Detail Information

Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Childhood growth charts
    Laurence M Grummer-Strawn
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 109:141-2. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Does breastfeeding protect against pediatric overweight? Analysis of longitudinal data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System
    Laurence M Grummer-Strawn
    Maternal and Child Nutrition Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e81-6. 2004
    ..To examine whether increasing duration of breastfeeding is associated with a lower risk of overweight in a low-income population of 4-year-olds in the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint Validity of body mass index compared with other body-composition screening indexes for the assessment of body fatness in children and adolescents
    Zuguo Mei
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 75:978-85. 2002
    ..Validation studies of height- and weight-based indexes of body fatness in children and adolescents have examined only small samples of school-age children...
  4. doi request reprint Baby-Friendly hospital practices and meeting exclusive breastfeeding intention
    Cria G Perrine
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 130:54-60. 2012
    ..To describe mothers' exclusive breastfeeding intentions and whether Baby-Friendly hospital practices are associated with achieving these intentions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2000 growth charts for the United States: improvements to the 1977 National Center for Health Statistics version
    Cynthia L Ogden
    National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, Maryland National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 109:45-60. 2002
    ..To present a clinical version of the 2000 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) growth charts and to compare them with the previous version, the 1977 National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) growth charts...
  6. doi request reprint Serum soluble transferrin receptor concentrations in US preschool children and non-pregnant women of childbearing age from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2010
    Zuguo Mei
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 413:1479-84. 2012
    ..The lack of assay standardization and of representative data on the distribution of sTfR in at-risk populations currently limits its utility...
  7. doi request reprint Assessment of iron status in US pregnant women from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), 1999-2006
    Zuguo Mei
    National Centers for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:1312-20. 2011
    ..Total body iron calculated from serum ferritin and soluble transferrin receptor concentrations allows for the evaluation of the full range of iron status...
  8. ncbi request reprint Trends in state-specific prevalence of overweight and underweight in 2- through 4-year-old children from low-income families from 1989 through 2000
    Bettylou Sherry
    Maternal and Child Nutrition Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:1116-24. 2004
    ..To document overweight and underweight state-specific prevalence and examine trends among 2- through 4-year-old children from low-income families...
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of the prevalence of shortness, underweight, and overweight among US children aged 0 to 59 months by using the CDC 2000 and the WHO 2006 growth charts
    Zuguo Mei
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    J Pediatr 153:622-8. 2008
    ..These comparisons are undertaken with 2 sets of cutoff values...
  10. ncbi request reprint Does overweight in infancy persist through the preschool years? An analysis of CDC Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System data
    Zuguo Mei
    Maternal and Child Nutrition Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease, Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    Soz Praventivmed 48:161-7. 2003
    ..To determine whether overweight in infancy (0-11 months) and young childhood (12-35 months) persists through the preschool years...
  11. ncbi request reprint Erythrocyte protoporphyrin or hemoglobin: which is a better screening test for iron deficiency in children and women?
    Zuguo Mei
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:1229-33. 2003
    ..Hemoglobin and erythrocyte protoporphyrin (EP) tests are commonly used to screen for iron deficiency. However, little research has been done to systematically evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of these 2 tests...
  12. ncbi request reprint Iron-containing micronutrient supplementation of Chinese women with no or mild anemia during pregnancy improved iron status but did not affect perinatal anemia
    Zuguo Mei
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, GA and
    J Nutr 144:943-8. 2014
    ..This trial was registered at clinicaltrials.gov as NCT00137744. ..
  13. doi request reprint Maternity care practices that support breastfeeding: CDC efforts to encourage quality improvement
    Laurence M Grummer-Strawn
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:107-12. 2013
    ..These efforts have begun to show success, with significant hospital quality score increases seen between 2009 and 2011. In 2011, more hospitals were designated as Baby-Friendly than in any previous year...
  14. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding rates in the United States by characteristics of the child, mother, or family: the 2002 National Immunization Survey
    Ruowei Li
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion and the National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e31-7. 2005
    ..Using the data from the 2002 NIS, this study estimates breastfeeding rates in the United States by characteristics of the child, mother, or family...
  15. doi request reprint Sources of supplemental iron among breastfed infants during the first year of life
    Deborah L Dee
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Career and Workforce Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S98-104. 2008
    ..Our objectives were to describe the consumption of iron-rich foods, oral iron supplements, and iron-fortified formula among US infants and to assess adherence to iron-intake recommendations...
  16. doi request reprint Comparison of changes in growth percentiles of US children on CDC 2000 growth charts with corresponding changes on WHO 2006 growth charts
    Zuguo Mei
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:402-7. 2011
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Characteristics of breastfeeding practices among US mothers
    Katherine R Shealy
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mail Stop K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S50-5. 2008
    ..We describe the distributions and characteristics of practices related to common advice about breastfeeding during the infant's first year of life...
  18. doi request reprint Prepregnancy obesity trends among low-income women, United States, 1999-2008
    Stefanie N Hinkle
    Program in Nutrition and Health Sciences, Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University, 1462 Clifton Rd, Suite 314, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:1339-48. 2012
    ..3% in 2008, a relative increase of 14.1%. Prepregnancy obesity among low-income women increased from 1999 to 2008 and varied by race-ethnicity. These data can be used by obesity prevention programs to better target high-risk women...
  19. doi request reprint Risk of bottle-feeding for rapid weight gain during the first year of life
    Ruowei Li
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:431-6. 2012
    ..To better understand the mechanisms behind breastfeeding and childhood obesity, we assessed the association of weight gain with the mode of milk delivery aside from the type of milk given to infants...
  20. pmc Standard deviation of anthropometric Z-scores as a data quality assessment tool using the 2006 WHO growth standards: a cross country analysis
    Zuguo Mei
    Maternal and Child Nutrition Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 85:441-8. 2007
    ..In 2006, WHO published new growth standards. Here, we aim to assess whether the SD of height- and weight-based Z-score indicators from the 2006 WHO growth standards can still be used to assess data quality...
  21. ncbi request reprint Hemoglobin and ferritin are currently the most efficient indicators of population response to iron interventions: an analysis of nine randomized controlled trials
    Zuguo Mei
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Nutr 135:1974-80. 2005
    ..It is possible that the optimal indicator(s) may differ with age, sex, and pregnancy. There were too few trials in each age and sex group to allow us to explore this question...
  22. doi request reprint Association of breastfeeding intensity and bottle-emptying behaviors at early infancy with infants' risk for excess weight at late infancy
    Ruowei Li
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, 4770 Buford Hwy, Mail Stop K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S77-84. 2008
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Incidence of obesity among young U.S. children living in low-income families, 2008-2011
    Liping Pan
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Mail Stop F 77, Atlanta, GA 30341
    Pediatrics 132:1006-13. 2013
    ..To examine the incidence and reverse of obesity among young low-income children and variations across population subgroups...
  24. ncbi request reprint Do infants fed from bottles lack self-regulation of milk intake compared with directly breastfed infants?
    Ruowei Li
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, 4770 Buford Highway, MS K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1386-93. 2010
    ..We studied whether infants' self-regulation of milk intake is affected by feeding mode (bottle versus breast) and the type of milk in the bottle (formula versus expressed breast milk)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Progress in protecting, promoting, and supporting breastfeeding: 1984-2009
    Laurence M Grummer-Strawn
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Breastfeed Med 4:S31-9. 2009
    ..Thus, in spite of considerable progress, significant gaps remain in protecting, promoting, and supporting breastfeeding...
  26. ncbi request reprint Do skinfold measurements provide additional information to body mass index in the assessment of body fatness among children and adolescents?
    Zuguo Mei
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop K 25, 4770 Buford Hwy, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1306-13. 2007
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Overweight among low-income preschool children associated with the consumption of sweet drinks: Missouri, 1999-2002
    Jean A Welsh
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop K 25, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e223-9. 2005
    ..To examine the association between sweet drink consumption and overweight among preschool children...
  28. ncbi request reprint Shifts in percentiles of growth during early childhood: analysis of longitudinal data from the California Child Health and Development Study
    Zuguo Mei
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e617-27. 2004
    ..To document growth-velocity changes across major percentiles during the preschool years...
  29. ncbi request reprint Intakes of dairy products and dietary supplements are positively associated with iodine status among U.S. children
    Cria G Perrine
    Divisions of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Nutr 143:1155-60. 2013
    ..Adding salt to food at the table was not associated with UIC. Iodine-containing supplements are likely not needed by most schoolchildren in the US because dietary iodine intake is adequate in this age group. ..
  30. ncbi request reprint Relation of body mass index and waist-to-height ratio to cardiovascular disease risk factors in children and adolescents: the Bogalusa Heart Study
    David S Freedman
    Divisions of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:33-40. 2007
    ..Several investigators have concluded that the waist-to-height ratio is more strongly associated with cardiovascular disease risk factors than is the body mass index (BMI; in kg/m(2))...
  31. ncbi request reprint Use of World Health Organization and CDC growth charts for children aged 0-59 months in the United States
    Laurence M Grummer-Strawn
    Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 59:1-15. 2010
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Why mothers stop breastfeeding: mothers' self-reported reasons for stopping during the first year
    Ruowei Li
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, 4770 Buford Hwy, Mail Stop K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S69-76. 2008
    ..Our goal was to determine why women stop breastfeeding at various times during their infant's first year...
  33. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of adolescent self-report of height and weight in assessing overweight status: a literature review
    Bettylou Sherry
    Maternal Child Nutrition Branch, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:1154-61. 2007
    ..To examine the accuracy of self-reported height and weight data to classify adolescent overweight status. Self-reported height and weight are commonly used with minimal consideration of accuracy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori, anemia, and iron deficiency: relationships explored among Alaska native children
    Ann M DiGirolamo
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:927-34. 2007
    ..The current study assessed determinants of anemia and iron deficiency, including H. pylori, in Alaska Native children...
  35. doi request reprint Effect of maternity-care practices on breastfeeding
    Ann M DiGirolamo
    Emory University, Hubert Department of Global Health, 1518 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S43-9. 2008
    ..Our goal was to assess the impact of "Baby-Friendly" hospital practices and other maternity-care practices experienced by mothers on breastfeeding duration...
  36. ncbi request reprint Who is breast-feeding? Recent trends from the pregnancy risk assessment and monitoring system
    Indu B Ahluwalia
    Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Pediatr 142:486-91. 2003
    ..To examine breast-feeding initiation and continuation among women with recent live births in 10 states...
  37. doi request reprint Assessment of iron deficiency in US preschool children and nonpregnant females of childbearing age: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2006
    Mary E Cogswell
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1334-42. 2009
    ..A new index to determine body iron promises a simpler approach to monitoring iron deficiency (ID) prevalence...
  38. doi request reprint Infant feeding and feeding transitions during the first year of life
    Laurence M Grummer-Strawn
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity, 4770 Buford Hwy, MS K25, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S36-42. 2008
    ..This article documents transitions in infant feeding patterns across the first year of life and determinants of key aspects of infant feeding...
  39. ncbi request reprint HFE genotype and transferrin saturation in the United States
    Mary E Cogswell
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    Genet Med 5:304-10. 2003
    ..Examine the penetrance (defined by high transferrin saturation [TS]) of C282Y and H63D in the U.S. population...
  40. ncbi request reprint Do perceived attitudes of physicians and hospital staff affect breastfeeding decisions?
    Ann M DiGirolamo
    Department of International Health, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Birth 30:94-100. 2003
    ..The current study assessed the impact on breastfeeding of the perceived attitudes of health care providers about infant feeding...
  41. ncbi request reprint Associations between breastfeeding practices and young children's language and motor skill development
    Deborah L Dee
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, and the Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516 2524, USA
    Pediatrics 119:S92-8. 2007
    ..We examined the associations of breastfeeding initiation and duration with language and motor skill development in a nationally representative sample of US children aged 10 to 71 months...
  42. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption among breastfeeding women
    Rosalind A Breslow
    Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Rockville 20892, Maryland, USA
    Breastfeed Med 2:152-7. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of alcohol consumption among breastfeeding and non-breastfeeding women at 3 months postpartum...
  43. doi request reprint Comparison of manual and electric breast pumps among WIC women returning to work or school in Hawaii
    Donald K Hayes
    Family Health Services Division, Hawaii Department of Health, Honolulu, Hawaii 96816, USA
    Breastfeed Med 3:3-10. 2008
    ..A study was done to determine whether an electric breast pump (vs. a manual pump) would increase breastfeeding duration in those returning to work or school full-time...
  44. pmc Multivariate analysis of state variation in breastfeeding rates in the United States
    Michael D Kogan
    Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 18 41, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1872-80. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the impact of sociodemographic and behavioral factors and state legislation on breastfeeding initiation (child ever fed breastmilk) and duration...
  45. doi request reprint Infant Feeding Practices Study II: study methods
    Sara B Fein
    Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, 5100 Paint Branch Pkwy, HFS 020, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S28-35. 2008
    ..In addition, mothers' dietary intake was measured prenatally and postnatally...
  46. ncbi request reprint To what extent is the protective effect of breastfeeding on future overweight explained by decreased maternal feeding restriction?
    Elsie M Taveras
    Center for Child Health Care Studies and Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Harvard Medical School, 133 Brookline Ave, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2341-8. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the extent to which the protective effect of breastfeeding on future overweight is explained by decreased maternal feeding restriction...
  47. doi request reprint Selected complementary feeding practices and their association with maternal education
    Sara B Fein
    Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, 5100 Paint Branch Pkwy, HFS 020, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S91-7. 2008
    ..Our objective is to describe these factors for US infants...
  48. doi request reprint Infant feeding and care practices in the United States: results from the Infant Feeding Practices Study II
    Sara B Fein
    Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, 5100 Paint Branch Pkwy, HFS 020, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Pediatrics 122:S25-7. 2008