I always assumed I would stop breastfeeding J when he reached 12 months. But oddly enough, on his first birthday, no magic switch flipped that all of a sudden made him not want to nurse. 986 more words
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Breast milk and diet up to 2 years old: a means of preventing the risk of child obesity up to the age of 20
27.03.2014 – Press release
Many studies have focused on the influence of breast-feeding on child health. From analysis of data from the ELANCE cohort, Marie Françoise Rolland-Cachera, former researcher at Inserm and her co-workers in the Nutritional Epidemiology Research Team (EREN) 603 more words
Public release date: 30-Apr-2011
News tips from the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies, April 30-May 3, Denver, Colo.
Extremely premature babies fed human donor milk are less likely to develop the dangerous intestinal condition necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) than babies fed a standard premature infant formula derived from cow’s milk, according to research by investigators at the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center and elsewhere.
Public release date: 22-Nov-2010
- “Bifidobacterium longum strains often predominate the colonic microbiota of exlusively breast-fed infants. Among the three recognized subspecies, B. longum subsp. infantis achieves high levels of cell growth on HMOs and is associated with early colonization of the infant gut… 376 more words
Breast milk is 'no better for a baby than bottled milk' - and it INCREASES the risk of asthma, expert claims ( With Counter Claims)
HRR: Unless requested, I will not be issuing a rebuttal to this claim. So far this is a rip off of a previous study done in 2005. 1,000 more words
Public release date: 29-Sep-2010
- found that infants whose mothers consumed more than 4.5 grams of trans fats per day while breastfeeding were twice as likely to have high percentages of body fat, or adiposity, than infants whose mothers consumed less than 4.5 grams per day of trans fats. 982 more words