Benefits for Breastfeeding

Besides the numerous health benefits of breastfeeding there are also significant financial benefits. Take a moment to learn about these fascinating health benefits and imagine how they might affect you and your family if you decide to breastfeed.

Health Benefits of Breastfeeding

The health benefits of breastfeeding are due to the species-specific live cells, antibodies and hormones that are present in human breast milk but lacking in formula.

Full term infants who breastfeed are at reduced risk for

Mothers who lactate are less likely to develop:

Preterm infants who receive their mother’s breast milk receive numerous benefits as well1,2:

Immediate Breastfeeding Benefits include1,2:

Long Term Breastfeeding Benefits include1,2:

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