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Why should women breastfeed?
12 doctors weighed in

Dr. Raj Syal
Obstetrics & Gynecology
8 doctors agree
In brief: Baby's immune system
Breast feeding helps the baby's immune system by sharing the mother's antibodies.
It also helps with bonding. If you have a hard time with breast feeding, can't do it, or don't want to breast feed do not feel guilty. The baby will still be fine and you will still bond.

In brief: Baby's immune system
Breast feeding helps the baby's immune system by sharing the mother's antibodies.
It also helps with bonding. If you have a hard time with breast feeding, can't do it, or don't want to breast feed do not feel guilty. The baby will still be fine and you will still bond.
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal
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Dr. Maya Vazirani
Pediatrics - Neonatology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Human food forhumans
Breast milk has components unique to humans protiens more balance with aminoacids important for human brain growth,easier to digest fats unique digested much easier than that in cows milk carbohydrate-lactose left partly digested but feeds the bacillus bifidus the most important gut protection in infants preventing NEC Iga.
Igg.Igm making it easier to fight infection in babies

In brief: Human food forhumans
Breast milk has components unique to humans protiens more balance with aminoacids important for human brain growth,easier to digest fats unique digested much easier than that in cows milk carbohydrate-lactose left partly digested but feeds the bacillus bifidus the most important gut protection in infants preventing NEC Iga.
Igg.Igm making it easier to fight infection in babies
Dr. Maya Vazirani
Dr. Maya Vazirani
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