The details of each randomized trial are summarized in Table 3. Characteristics of breastfeeding discussions at the initial prenatal visit. It is important to first understand and address cultural and social predictors impacting low breastfeeding rates among minority women. US national breastfeeding monitoring and surveillance: Current status and recommendations. Compared with white women, Hispanic women have lower rates of breastfeeding when living in western states but have higher rates when living in eastern states. These results provide further evidence that Hispanic subpopulations are notably heterogeneous.
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Closing Comments Major efforts are still needed to improve breastfeeding initiation and duration rates in the United States. Racial and ethnic differences in cardiovascular disease risk factors: A systemic review. Four randomized controlled trials evaluating PC interventions among African American and Hispanic women were identified Table 3. Breastfeeding is beneficial to almost all mothers and infants, but the benefits may be significantly greater for minority women.