Guidance

Infant feeding profiles 2010 to 2011

This shows correlation between higher rates of breastfeeding and lower rates of inpatient admissions for infants under 1 year.

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Infant feeding profile tool

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This document shows statistics for 10 conditions:

  • lower respiratory tract infections
  • infant feeding difficulties
  • wheezing
  • gastroenteritis
  • non-infective gastroenteritis
  • eczema
  • otitis media (ear infection)
  • infant feed intolerance
  • lactose intolerance
  • asthma

The figures are broken down for England, Strategic Health Authorities, Primary Care Trusts and Primary Care Trust clusters from 2002 to 2003 until 2010 to 2011.

Published 20 July 2013