Breastfeeding and Parafunctional Oral Habits in Children With and Without Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Sabuncuoglu O., Orengul C., Bıkmazer A., Kaynar S. Y.

BREASTFEEDING MEDICINE, vol.9, no.5, pp.244-250, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/bfm.2014.0014
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.244-250
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: No


Introduction: Although children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) were reported to have insufficient breastfeeding, consequences and oropharyngeal implications of this finding have not been studied. In this case-control study, we aimed to investigate early feeding practices and parafunctional oral habits in children with ADHD.