Breastfeeding Linked With Right Handedness

MedicalResearch.com Interview with:

PHILIPPE P. HUJOEL PhD, DDS, MSD, MS Professor, Oral Health Sciences Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology Adjunct Professor, Periodontics Dental Public Health Sciences, School of Dentistry University of Washington

Dr. Hujoel

PHILIPPE P. HUJOEL PhD, DDS, MSD, MS
Professor, Oral Health Sciences
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
Adjunct Professor, Periodontics
Dental Public Health Sciences, School of Dentistry
University of Washington

MedicalResearch.com: What is the background for this study?

Response: In 2012, an economist, Kevin Denny, identified an association between breastfeeding and handedness.  The newly published study attempted to refute this association in a larger population, and with more control for potential confounding variables.

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