Maternal BMI is positively associated with human milk fat: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis
Background Lack of robust estimates of human-milk nutrient composition and influential maternal factors, such as body composition, are barriers to informing nutrition policies and programs.
Objective The objective was to understand the relation between maternal BMI and human-milk energy, fat, and/or total protein.
Methods Four electronic databases (MEDLINE, Embase, CINAHL, and Web of Science) were searched. Outcomes assessed were hu... Expand abstract
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