Breastfeeding leads to lower blood pressure in 7-year-old Japanese children: Tohoku Study of Child Development

Miki Hosaka, Kei Asayama, Jan A. Staessen, Takayoshi Ohkubo, Katsuhisa Hayashi, Nozomi Tatsuta, Naoyuki Kurokawa, Michihiro Satoh, Takanao Hashimoto, Takuo Hirose, Taku Obara, Hirohito Metoki, Ryusuke Inoue, Masahiro Kikuya, Kunihiko Nakai, Yutaka Imai, Hiroshi Satoh

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)117-122
JournalHypertension Research
Volume36
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2013

Keywords

  • breastfeeding
  • child
  • home blood pressure
  • infant nutrition
  • self-measurement

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Hosaka, M., Asayama, K., Staessen, J. A., Ohkubo, T., Hayashi, K., Tatsuta, N., Kurokawa, N., Satoh, M., Hashimoto, T., Hirose, T., Obara, T., Metoki, H., Inoue, R., Kikuya, M., Nakai, K., Imai, Y., & Satoh, H. (2013). Breastfeeding leads to lower blood pressure in 7-year-old Japanese children: Tohoku Study of Child Development. Hypertension Research, 36(2), 117-122. https://doi.org/10.1038/hr.2012.128