Successful Nursing: Advice From Experts

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Successful Nursing: Advice From Experts
Tue, 06-11-2013 - 10:57am

Study after study has confirmed that the benefits of breastfeeding are plentiful. This spring, researchers from Brown University used MRIs to show that babies who were breastfed exclusively for at least three months had better development in parts of the brain that are linked to things like language and cognition. And there are serious health benefits for women as well.

A startling study published last week in the journal Obstetrics and Gynecology found that if 90 percent of moms in the United States breastfed, there would be 53,000 fewer cases of high blood pressure, 14,000 fewer heart attacks and nearly 5,000 fewer cases of breast cancer.

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