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Breastfeeding Reduces SIDS Risk

March 13, 2012
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There are a multitude of benefits in breastfeeding for both mother and daughter. These benefits include lower risk of postneonatal mortality. A new study found that even a small amount of breastfeeding lowers sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) risk. According to the study, any amount of breast milk reduces the risk of SIDS by 60%. Exclusive breastfeeding reduced the risk by 73%.

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One Response to “ Breastfeeding Reduces SIDS Risk ”

  1. Craig Rubenstein DC on March 19, 2012 at 3:07 pm

    Why did you write Mother and DAUGHTER? I did not see that it was specific to daughters.

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