Received: 9 September 2020
Accepted: 28 January 2021
First Online: 12 February 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval was obtained from the Institutional Review Board of Pharma College, School of graduate studies department of Public Health. Likewise, additional official letter of support was secured from both HUCSH and Adare General Hospital. All the participants were approached immediate to delivery by the data collectors and invited to participate in the study voluntarily and took informed verbal consent from each mother before data collection. The ethics committees had approved the verbal consent procedure. No parents/guardians of the minors were included in this study. Moreover, information regarding any specific personal identifiers like name of the participants was not collected and also confidentiality of any personal information were also maintained.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.