Drilling deeper, the study found that less-than-optimal breast-feeding rates took a $734 million toll in terms of hospital stays, doctor visits and medication and cost $126 million in time away from work. The conclusions, says Dr. Kathleen Marinelli, ...View Complete Story
Last year Lynne Grumet set the Internet a-flutter when she appeared on the cover of TIME magazine breastfeeding her toddler. Reactions were largely negative, often reflecting unease at the open display of a sexualized body part being used to feed a ...View Complete Story
If mothers adhere to the new breastfeeding guidelines that urge children to drink breast milk from birth to one year, 5,000 cases of breast cancer, 54,000 cases of hypertension and nearly 14,000 heart attacks could be prevented annually, Time reported.
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And in addition to being a source of special moments with her four-month-old boy, the first-time mother said breastfeeding has helped her shed the baby weight. While the star looked stunning in April -- just three months after the delivery -- she did ...
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