This blog will help you understand the benefits of breast feeding better & help you make the right choice for your baby. A new mother is often bombarded with several “to-do’s” and “not-to-do’s” when she announces her pregnancy. And the list only extends once she announces her delivery. People strongly advocate exclusive breast feeding the child for atleast six months. Albeit there are some who would recommend you to introduce water, milk & other formula foods earlier than what doctors suggest, it is solely at your discretion to follow your heart.
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Well, for those who have already passed this stage of raising toddlers & trudging back to normalcy after spending painful sleepless nights with sore nipples, the next few minutes will delight you as a proud parent & reinforce your belief that you have rendered the best possible nutrition to your kid.
The following benefits will convince one that mother’s milk is a lifetime treasure that only a mother can give to her darling child. This can be continued until about 2 years along with gradual introduction of foods in the palate. However, due to some unavoidable circumstances or health issues some babies cannot be exclusively breast-fed & formula foods have to be introduced early in life. So, do not fret. Do not worry. What your baby requires the most is abundance of love & care – which every mother does. Look at the brighter side of things & give the best possible nutrition through other means.
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For better understanding let’s segregate the benefits of breast-feeding into two different categories –
- Benefits of breast-feeding for the baby
- Benefits of breast feeding for the mother
- 1 Benefits of breast-feeding for the baby
- 2 Benefits of breast-feeding for the mother