International Conference of Health Polytechnic Surabaya, International Conference

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FAMILY SUPPORT AND PROMOTION OF FORMULA IN CONNECTION WITH GIVING THE EXCLUSIVE BREAST MILK WHO BREASTFEEDING A INFANT AGE 0-6 MONTHS IN PUCANGSEWU HEALTH CENTER OF SURABAYA
Irine Christiany, Adin Muafiro, Kionarni Ongko Waluyo, Dwi Ananto W

Last modified: 2016-11-29

Abstract


Background Giving breast milk in Indonesia needs to be improved and preserved. That is because breast milk is the
best food for the baby, especially at the beginning of a life because composition of breast milk is the most
accordance with the physiological condition of the baby’s earl y life (Sulistyoningsih, 2011). Exclusive breastfeeding
is recommended for a period of at least 6 months. Coverage exclusive breastfeeding by Riskesdas 2010 of 27.2
percent. According to Earth (2012), lack of exclusive breastfeeding there are many factors that influence.
Method This research aims to determine the factors associated with exclusive breastfeeding in mothers who
breastfeed infants aged 0-6 months in Pucangsewu health center of Surabaya. This type of research is analytic
research. The population in this study are all mothers who breastfeed infants aged 0-6 months in the Pucangsewu
clinic of Surabaya. Sampling was done by simple random sampling with a sample of 35 people. Data analysis was
performed using the fisher exact test.Research shows most moms have a lifespan of 20-30 years as many as 19
people (54.3%), a secondary education were 26 people (74.3%), the majority of mothers do not work as many as 22
people (62.9%). most mothers have good family support nearby many as 28 people (80%), mostly mother get
formula milk promotion low of 31 people (88.5%). Statistical analysis showed. There is a relationship between a
nearby family support exclusive breastfeeding in infants (ρ = 0.033 <α = 0.05), there is a relationship between the
promotion of infant formula with exclusive breastfeeding in infants (ρ = 0.032 <α = 0.05).
Results In order for health center staff together with volunteer mothers improve a maternal & child health activities
like counseling and organize programs such as breast milk observer.

Keywords: exclusive breastfeeding, factors (knowledge, perception, family support, promotion of infant formula).

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