Breastfeeding Among Young Mothers
The purpose of this study was to understand how breastfeeding behavior modification can enable breast cancer risk reduction among young, diverse mothers. This study used community-based participatory research to investigate multi-level (social and structural) barriers and facilitators of breastfeeding in this vulnerable population.
Identify social and structural barriers to breastfeeding among young mothers
Learn motivators of breastfeeding for young mothers during their child’s first year.
Develop a community-driven policy or programmatic intervention in our target population.
Brighter Beginnings, Dani Soto (Co-Investigator)
Infant Feeding Choices: Research with Young Mothers
Check out our findings presentation below! Listen with the audio on and click through each slide for more information.