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Can I breastfeed my baby if I have hep b?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Yes yes

A common concern among mothers with viral hepatitis is if they should breastfeed their babies.
Physicians and scientists agree that it's safe for a mother infected with viral hepatitis to breastfeed her baby. Considering that the american academy of pediatrics (aap) is such a staunch advocate of breastfeeding, this will be good news to many who are worried. In fact, the aap promotes breastfeeding.

In brief: Yes yes

A common concern among mothers with viral hepatitis is if they should breastfeed their babies.
Physicians and scientists agree that it's safe for a mother infected with viral hepatitis to breastfeed her baby. Considering that the american academy of pediatrics (aap) is such a staunch advocate of breastfeeding, this will be good news to many who are worried. In fact, the aap promotes breastfeeding.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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