Good News For Nursing Mothers

Some of you may be familiar with the “Nurse Health Study,” a longitudinal, prospective study which began in 1976, enrolling 121,700 women from 11 states. Nurses enrolled in this study fill out questionnaires every 2 years regarding medical diagnoses and health-related...

Breastfeeding

Who says that we can’t change the world through breastfeeding? In a 15-year prospective study, Australian researchers looked at almost 6000 mother-baby pairs and found that breastfeeding for 4 months or longer was significantly associated with fewer cases of...