Infant Feeding Surveillance (IFS)
The SMDHU Infant Feeding Surveillance (IFS) is a routine survey of Simcoe Muskoka residents with infants who are six to 12 months old. The survey collects data on infant feeding initiation and duration, maternal age, parity, income, education, marital status, immigration, gestational age, birth weight, and birth type. Participants are selected at random from a list of new parents who provided consent to a Healthy Babies Healthy Children screen being completed and sent to the health unit.
Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit
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