PENGARUH PEMBERIAN MAKANAN TAMBAHAN DAN STIMULASI TERHADAP PERTUMBUHAN DAN PERKEMBANGAN BALITA BGM USIA 1-2 TAHUN
Maslahatul Inayah, Mardi Hartono
Children under five period is a crucial period in processing the growth and the development human.
Nutrition is a significant determinant in the growth and the delopment children, however justnutrition is
not suffucient, stimulation is also needed in maturing body function. Bad nutrition can occur on all ages
level, but it needs to be noticed on babies and children under five groups. The sums of bad nutrition case
in Pekalongan regency in year 2016 approximately 224 cases which are spread in all subdistrict, the
greatest is in subdistrict area, Tirto, Wiradesa, Wonokerto, Karangdadap and Kedungwuni.
This research has a purpose to analyze the effect of giving additional food and stimulation toward the
growth and the development of children under five BGM aged 1-2 years old. This research is done in local
goverment clinic in Kedungwuni 2 Health Institution, Pekalongan Regency.
The type of this research is observational reseach with cohort reseach plan.Population in this reseach is
children under five aged 1-2 years old. In local goverment clinic 2, Pekalongan regency. There are 14
children to be taken as a sample in this research. Bivariant analysis is done by doing paired t test and
The result of bivariant analysis shows that there is a different significant between before and after giving
additional food program with the growth of childrent BGM aged 1-2 years old (p=0,0001). There is no
different between before and after giving stimulation with the development of children under 5 BGM aged
1-2 years old.