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Children of diabetic mothers have a greater risk of childhood obesity, but breastfeeding for at least six months can reduce this threat.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 04, 2012, 09:21
Kids who were breastfed as babies may have better lung function, and a lower risk of asthma.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 21, 2011, 14:41
Breastfeeding children promotes healthy growth and also reduces the risk of diabetes and overweight later in life.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 13, 2011, 17:15
A coroner in London has called for all pregnant and breastfeeding women to take vitamin D.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 02, 2011, 14:07
Breastfeeding protects babies against certain common ills.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 06, 2011, 15:15
Tiny glands on the breast produce a fluid with a smell that hungry babies find irresistible.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 15, 2011, 08:31
Kids who were fed on formula for the first few months of life gained just as much weight up to age ten as those who were exclusively breastfed.
Last Updated: Friday, September 02, 2011, 12:21
In a new study from the UK, kids who were breastfed as babies had higher scores on tests of vocabulary and reasoning at age five than those who weren`t breastfed.