Lyons GC, Kay MC, Duke NN, Bian A, Schildcrout JS, Perrin EM, Rothman RL, Yin HS, Sanders LM, Flower KB, Delamater AM, Heerman WJ. Social Support and Breastfeeding Outcomes Among a Racially and Ethnically Diverse Population. American journal of preventive medicine. 2023 Mar;64(64). 352-360. PMID: 36460526 [PubMed]
Social support is a modifiable social determinant of health that shapes breastfeeding outcomes and may contribute to racial and ethnic breastfeeding disparities. This study characterizes the relationship between social support and early breastfeeding.