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Table 3 Human milk intake and non-milk oral intake by group

From: Participation in the “nutrition at the Centre” project through women’s group improved exclusive breastfeeding practices, as measured by the deuterium oxide dose-to-mother technique

 VSLA-N@C group (n = 53)Control group (n = 50)DifferenceP - value
Mean human milk intake ±SD, g/day900.2 ± 152.5842.2 ± 188.6+ 58.00.044*
Median non-milk oral intake (25ie-75ie), g/day95.0 (71.4–156.3)243.5 (144.7–332.0)−148.20.000**
  1. *Two-sample t-test/**Median test, Pearson chi-square