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Old 06-09-2007, 02:55 PM   #1
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the straight dope on BFing


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Breast-fed babies have a lower risk of postneonatal death, higher resistance to infectious diseases, less chance of developing Type 1 or 2 diabetes, lower incidence of obesity, and possibly higher intelligence
Admittedly, sensible breast-feeding isn't made easier by bizarro attitudes in the U.S., where the female breast is routinely displayed for commercial purposes but you risk society's wrath if you publicly suckle your kid.
so so true


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Old 06-09-2007, 03:00 PM   #2
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Great article Mama!!!
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Old 06-09-2007, 04:58 PM   #3
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