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THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN EXCLUSIVE BREAST FEEDING AND EARLY GENESIS MPASI STUNTING IN CHILDREN AGED 12-24 MONTHS IN THE DISTRICT OF SKANTO, REGENCY OF KEEROM

Yulia N. K. Wasaraka* and Cita Reast Wulansari

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Background: Stunting is a form of malnutrition that is marked with the height according to the age of below standard deviation (<-2) with reference to the World Health Organization. In Indonesia about 7.5 million toddlers experiencing stunting. Exclusive breast milk very strong association with decreased risk of stunting. Exclusive breast feeding during the first 6 months and the right able to degrade MPASI numbers stunting. The purpose of : Find out the relationship between exclusive breast feeding and early genesis MPASI stunting in children aged 12-24 months in the District of Skanto, Regency Keerom. Method: This type of observational research design with cross-sectional. Research subject children aged 12-24 months in the District of Skanto. The selection of the sample using the technique of purposive sampling with a total sample of 92 children. The data were analyzed by using statistical test of chi-square. The results of the 38.04%: there is a child who belongs to a stunting. The results of the analysis of chi-square indicates that there is a meaningful relationship between exclusive breast feeding (P = 0,021), birth weight (P = 0.000) and frequency of malaria (P = 0,013) against the incidence of stunting. However, there is no meaningful relationship between awarding MPASI, number of children in the family, the frequency of diarrhea respiratory against Gen. stunting (P > 0.05). Conclusion: There is a relationship between exclusive breast feeding, the child's birth weight and frequency of events malaria stunting.

Keywords: Stunting, exclusive Breast milk, food Companion breast feeding (MPASI), Stunting, Toddler of Keerom Regency.


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