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Definition of Terms

Definition of Terms

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Definition of Terms:
Antibodies
Any of a large number of proteins of high molecular weight that are produced normally isspecialized B cells after stimulation by an antigen and not specifically against the antigen in animmune response.
Breastfeeding
Refers to the manner of feeding an infant using solely the mothers breastmilk.
Formula Feeding
Infant formulas are designed to contain the approximate nutrient composition of humanmilk. Protein in the formula is typically supplied as whey, soy or cow’s milk base.
Infant
Defined as a human child at the youngest stage of life, specifically before they can walk and generally before the age of one.
Involution
The process whereby the reproductive organs return to their non-pregnant state
Mass Media
A medium of communication (as the newspapers, radio, motion pictures, television) thatis designed to reach the mass of people and tends to set standards, ideals, and arms of the masses
Milk Code
Also known as E.D 51 (Executive Order 51). This law only regulates advertising and promotional activities and materials and furthermore limits such regulation to breast milsubstitutes intended for infants or babies 0-12 months old and do not impose an absolute ban onadvertising.
Mixed Feeding
 
Combination of breastfeeding and formula feeding.
Preference
The power or opportunity of choosing.
Policy
A specific decision; a set of decisions designed to carry out such a chosen course of action.
Revision
Re-examination or careful reading over for correction or improvement.

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