IYCF

AcronymDefinition
IYCFInfant and Young Child Feeding
IYCFImprove Your Coarse Fishing (magazine)
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He further said that Balochistan was in need of a comprehensive provincial IYCF strategy to help the provincial government and other relevant stakeholders for responding to issues and needs related to child malnutrition, keeping in view the provincial scenario.
The researcher-administered questionnaire consisted of two sections: (i) basic demographic information; and (ii) questions on CGs' knowledge and IYCF practices.
Therefore to achieve optimal nutrition outcomes, a set of recommendations termed as IYCF practices were recommended by the WHO and UNICEF (2002).
Participants for the FGDs and KI interviews selected from villages not included in the household individual interviews were separated into different groups according to gender to encourage free expression of their view about the male involvement in IYCF. The interviews were tape recorded and notes taken.
(ii) Researchers had better to use cohort study design in addition to cross-sectional one in assessing IYCF indicators.
Menon, "Infant and child feeding IYCF practices in Ethiopia and Zambia and their association with child nutrition," African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, vol.
In 10 districts (7.5%), allocations were made for infant and young child feeding (IYCF) training, the next most-frequently budgeted nutrition activity (Table 2).
The support staff was given basic training on ideal breastfeeding practices as per IYCF guidelines by the paediatricians working in SNCU.
She would then give the mother another week's ration, and counsel her on infant and young child feeding (IYCF) practices.
This involves delivering cost-effective life-saving nutrition and health services to children through Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) counseling for pregnant and lactating women and caregivers.
emphasis on good Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) practices including exclusive breastfeeding and effort should be made to make health facilities more baby friendly.