U.S. Breastfeeding Rates Rise to Record High

U.S. Breastfeeding Rates Rise to Record High

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baby-in-diapers“The percentage of U.S. mothers who breastfeed their babies has reached the highest level on record amid mounting evidence that it provides many health benefits to the child, U.S. officials said Thursday. The Centers for Disease Control noted that it also conveyed health benefits to women, including decreased risk for the most common form of diabetes, ovarian cancer and breast cancer.”

(By Will Dunham, Reuters)

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