Why Breastfeeding Is Important

Breastfeeding makes a difference in outcomes of: For Baby Respiratory tract infections and ear infections Gastrointestinal tract infections Allergic Diseases Celiac Disease Inflammatory Bowel Disease Type 2 Diabetes Childhood Leukemia Childhood Lymphoma And the big ones: SIDS Infant Mortality For Mom Breast Cancer Ovarian Cancer Type 2 Diabetes For more information check https://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/breastfeeding/conditioninfo/Pages/benefits.aspx