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Table 1 Breastfeeding exposures [15]

From: Breastfeeding for reducing the risk of pneumonia morbidity and mortality in children under two: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis

Exposure Category [13] Permitted to Receive
Exclusive Breastfeeding • breast milk from mother or wet nurse or expressed breast milk
• NO other liquids or solids except vitamin drops or syrups, mineral supplements, prescribed medicines, or oral rehydration solutions
Predominant Breastfeeding • breast milk from mother or wet nurse or expressed breast milk
• water and water-based drinks NO food-based fluid with the exception of fruit juice and sugar water
• vitamin drops or syrups, mineral supplements, or prescribed medicines
Partial Breastfeeding • breast milk from mother or wet nurse or expressed breast milk
• any other liquids or non-liquids, including both milk and non-milk products
No Breastfeeding • formula and/or animal’s milk
• NO breast milk
Any Breastfeeding • breast milk from mother or wet nurse or expressed breast milk
• Includes children exclusively, predominantly, fully, and partially breastfed