3 Ways Breastfeeding Protects You and Your Child

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Jan 25
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Breastfeeding has many benefits for both the mother and the child. Studies show that breastfed babies have a lower risk of asthma, obesity, type 1 diabetes, and sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). 

3 Huge Benefits of Breastfeeding

  • Breastfeeding reduces the chances of you getting:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Heart Disease 
  • Stroke
  • Type 2 - Diabetes

  • Breastfeeding mothers are less likely to experience postpartum depression.

  • Breastfeeding reduces the odds of your child contracting infections and common childhood illnesses. Breastfed babies are also less likely to have ear infections and stomach bugs.

If you’re a new mother, or just need advice on how to best breastfeed your baby, head to your nearest Heal 360 clinic. We’ll provide you with all the information you could ever need, and our expert staff will ensure you are comfortable and the picture of perfect health. Book an appointment with us today.