The Benefits of Breastfeeding

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breastfeeding

After two positive pregnancy test results and confirmation from the OBGYN, it was settled, I was on my way to becoming a mommy.  There was excitement, fear of the unknown, mainly labor :-, and last but not least raging hormones.  I was clueless, I know nothing about babies, let alone how to take care of one.  So I began a quest for knowledge. I read anything and everything that had to do with pregnancy and new born babies, I skipped information pertaining to labor and delivery; I didn’t want to psyche myself out. During my research I found numerous articles on the benefits of breastfeeding.  It was then that I made my decision to breast feed exclusively for 6 months, and up to a year with solids. Below is a list of interesting benefits that I have complied:

  • Nursing enhances bonding between Mom and Baby
  • Breast milk changes properties to meet…

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