Re: EBFed baby with tooth decay!
WOW, if I lived in TX I'd be seeing your LOs dentist!! The dentists stink here... hey, can your dentist recommend someone in IL??
Originally Posted by THBVsMama
Breastmilk actually contains lactoferrin, which is a decay fighting agent. My (& my childrens') dentist actually recommends extended breastfeeding to help prevent decay AND to help properly align a child's jaw. Sidenote: my aunt works for a pediatric dentist, and he, too, disagrees with the research that says breastfeeding leads to decay.
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