FFF Fodder

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Registered: 07-11-2006
FFF Fodder
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Sat, 09-01-2012 - 12:45am

Breastfeeding "science" is often more like breastfeeding folklore. One overstatement gets taken as gospel and repeated, like a farked-up game of telephone.

http://www.mommadata.com/2011/02/surgeon-generals-botches-breastfeeding.html

 

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Registered: 03-16-2010
In reply to: nisupulla
Sat, 09-01-2012 - 7:56am

We've discussed that study before.  It's very misleading, and the way it's discussed is absurd.

http://forums.ivillage.com/t5/The-Debate/13-billion-in-savings-if-more-women-breastfed-what-does-that/m-p/116904683/highlight/true#M134184