Studi Fenomenologi Pemberian ASI oleh Ibu Usia Remaja pada Bayi Usia 0 Sampai 6 Bulan di Desa Karangbayat Kecamatan Sumberbaru Kabupaten Jember (Adolescent Mothers Breastfeeding in 0 until 6 month infant at Karangbayat Village Sumberbaru Sub-District Jemb
Human milk is the best nutrition for infant. Breastfeed adolescent mothers are population that needs
special treatment to keep breastfeeding successfully. This study explored breastfeeding activity by
adolescent mother in 0-6 month infant in Karangbayat Village Sumberbaru Sub-District Jember
Regency. The research used qualitative design with phenomenological approach. Data saturation
has been reached on the sixth participant. Data was analyzed by Colaizzi method. The result found 8
themes: kind of feeling, the level of feelings, causes of feeling, the kind of breastfeeding behavior,
causes of non exclusive breastfeeding behavior,the sources of non exclusive breastfeeding
behavior, support factor and the belief factor. To improve exclusive breastfeeding among adolescent
mother, this study suggest, health care provider must give breastfeeding counseling and education in
prenatal care with family participation, a specially grandmother.
Keywords: adolescent mothers, breastfeeding, qualitative study
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