Miriam Labbok

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Early breastfeeding experiences of adolescent mothers: a qualitative prospective study
    Paige Hall Smith
    Center for Women s Health and Wellness, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC, USA
    Int Breastfeed J 7:13. 2012
  2. pmc Implementing the ten steps to successful breastfeeding in multiple hospitals serving low-wealth patients in the US: innovative research design and baseline findings
    Miriam H Labbok
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute CGBI, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int Breastfeed J 8:5. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Definitions of breastfeeding: call for the development and use of consistent definitions in research and peer-reviewed literature
    Miriam H Labbok
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7445, USA
    Breastfeed Med 7:397-402. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Breastfeeding: population-based perspectives
    Miriam H Labbok
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute CGBI, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7445, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 60:11-30. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Global baby-friendly hospital initiative monitoring data: update and discussion
    Miriam H Labbok
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7445, USA
    Breastfeed Med 7:210-22. 2012
  6. pmc Exploring the impact of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative on trends in exclusive breastfeeding
    Sheryl W Abrahams
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute CBI, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Rosenau Hall, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7445, USA
    Int Breastfeed J 4:11. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding: a woman's reproductive right
    M Labbok
    Center for Infant and Young Child Feeding and Care, Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 94:277-86. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Exploration of guilt among mothers who do not breastfeed: the physician's role
    Miriam Labbok
    Center for Infant and Young Child Feeding and Care, Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Hum Lact 24:80-4. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Breastfeeding support in child care: an international comparison of findings from Australia and the United States
    Barbara Cameron
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 27599 7445, USA
    Breastfeed Med 7:163-6. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Unintended consequences of the WIC formula rebate program on infant feeding outcomes: will the new food packages be enough?
    Elizabeth Jensen
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7445, USA
    Breastfeed Med 6:145-9. 2011

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Publications11

  1. pmc Early breastfeeding experiences of adolescent mothers: a qualitative prospective study
    Paige Hall Smith
    Center for Women s Health and Wellness, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC, USA
    Int Breastfeed J 7:13. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  2. pmc Implementing the ten steps to successful breastfeeding in multiple hospitals serving low-wealth patients in the US: innovative research design and baseline findings
    Miriam H Labbok
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute CGBI, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Int Breastfeed J 8:5. 2013
    ..They also are the basis for the WHO/UNICEF Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI). This study explores implementation of these steps in hospitals that serve predominantly low wealth populations...
  3. doi request reprint Definitions of breastfeeding: call for the development and use of consistent definitions in research and peer-reviewed literature
    Miriam H Labbok
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7445, USA
    Breastfeed Med 7:397-402. 2012
    ..This study was undertaken to examine this issue by assessing if and what definitions of breastfeeding have been used in a variety of relevant journals and the source of those definitions...
  4. doi request reprint Breastfeeding: population-based perspectives
    Miriam H Labbok
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute CGBI, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7445, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 60:11-30. 2013
    ..The goal is to create an enabling environment for optimal breastfeeding in health care and social norms, and to adjust the social and political realities to support an economic milieu that favors breastfeeding...
  5. doi request reprint Global baby-friendly hospital initiative monitoring data: update and discussion
    Miriam H Labbok
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7445, USA
    Breastfeed Med 7:210-22. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess trends in the numbers facilities ever-designated "baby-friendly," to consider uptake of the new WHO/UNICEF BFHI materials, and to consider implications for future breastfeeding support...
  6. pmc Exploring the impact of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative on trends in exclusive breastfeeding
    Sheryl W Abrahams
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute CBI, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Rosenau Hall, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7445, USA
    Int Breastfeed J 4:11. 2009
    ..This study uses country-level data to examine the relationship between BFHI programming and trends in exclusive breastfeeding (EBF) in 14 developing countries...
  7. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding: a woman's reproductive right
    M Labbok
    Center for Infant and Young Child Feeding and Care, Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 94:277-86. 2006
    ..The roles and responsibilities of the Obstetrician/Gynecologist are highlighted...
  8. doi request reprint Exploration of guilt among mothers who do not breastfeed: the physician's role
    Miriam Labbok
    Center for Infant and Young Child Feeding and Care, Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Hum Lact 24:80-4. 2008
    ..Proposed approaches for acting to prevent and to treat shame and guilt are presented...
  9. doi request reprint Breastfeeding support in child care: an international comparison of findings from Australia and the United States
    Barbara Cameron
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 27599 7445, USA
    Breastfeed Med 7:163-6. 2012
    ..The researchers collaborated to explore, contrast, and compare their baseline data...
  10. doi request reprint Unintended consequences of the WIC formula rebate program on infant feeding outcomes: will the new food packages be enough?
    Elizabeth Jensen
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7445, USA
    Breastfeed Med 6:145-9. 2011
    ..There is great need for additional research on these issues...
  11. doi request reprint WIC and breastfeeding support services: does the mix of services offered vary with race and ethnicity?
    Kelly Evans
    Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Breastfeed Med 6:401-6. 2011
    ....