Hubungan Dukungan Sosial dengan Motivasi ibu dalam Memberikan ASI pada Bayi Berat Lahir Rendah (BBLR)

Susanti Widiastuti, Yeni Rustina, Nur Agustini


Breast milk (breast milk) has been known for many benefits, but breastfeeding is still a problem. The purpose of this study was to identify social support and motivation in breastfeeding. The design of this study is descriptive analysis using cross sectional or cross sectional approach. Sampling technique with non probability sampling with the type of purposive sampling with a sample of 43 respondents. The results showed there was a relationship of social support with the mother's motivation in giving breast milk to LBW (p<0,05). The husband as the main supporter and the family should be given education related to the importance of breast milk to motivate the breastfeeding mother to breastfeed. It is recommended that social support can be used as one of the nursing interventions to improve breastfeeding programs in infants.

Keywords: Breast Milk, Social Support, Mother Motivation.

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