Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is a water-soluble nutrient that plays a critical role in a variety of your baby’s most vital physical functions. Though essential throughout every stage of life, infants need less vitamin C than adults.
The benefits of breastfeeding for both mother and child are well-recognized, including for late preterm infants (LPI). LPI’s are babies born between 34 and almost 37 weeks of pregnancy. A full-term pregnancy usually lasts about 40 weeks. Because LPI do
At some point, every nursing mother will be have to make the decision to discontinue breastfeeding her child. To promote growth and development and to ensure babies meet their milestones, babies should be given milk up to age 2. So,
According to babycenter.com, drinking breastmilk in the first 6 months of a baby’s life boosts your baby’s immune system against a long list of bacteria and virus infections as well as allergies. This is because the milk your body produces
Helen Fitzsimmons, 40, revealed how her breast milk saved her dad, Arthur from dying early after he was diagnosed with cancer. Mirror reports that the mother-of-two believes she gave her terminally ill father an extra year of life by feeding