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Breastfeeding is Good for Mothers Too Features

Updated January 2016 Barbara Higham, Wharfedale, UK Photo: Erin White   What’s in it for mothers? Mothers know breastfeeding is good for babies. It’s the natural thing to do: human milk provides optimal nutrition and strengthens immune systems. We know too that formula-fed babies suffer more illnesses than breastfed babies. But how often do mothers hear about the advantages that exist for their own short and long-term health? The reporting...

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