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Bacteria: A Secret of Breastfeeding? Features

Dr Steven Lin Photo: Jen Barber & Daisy by Chris Davison The microbial population living in breast milk and the transport of bacteria between mother and child play a crucial role in regulating health. With no more intimate moment between a mother and child, breastfeeding provides nutritional, immunological and emotional nurturing. However, recent discoveries have revealed an even deeper connection that suggests breastfeeding is far more precious than...

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