Every woman’s passage to the motherhood is quite different, but one of the first decisions a new mom will makes is how to feed the child. Breastfeeding will also allow you to make the food which is perfect for the baby. Your milk will give your baby the healthy start which will last a lifetime.
Benefits of Breastfeeding for Your Baby
- Breastmilk will provide the idealnutritionfor the infants. It has a nearly perfect mix of all vitamins, protein & fat everything that your baby needs to grow. And it is all provided in a form more easily to digest forinfants.Breastmilk contains antibodies which helps your baby to fight off viruses & bacteria. Breastfeeding will lower your baby’s risk of havingasthmaorallergies.
- Babies who have breastfed exclusively for first 6 months, without any extra formula, have bouts ofdiarrhea, fewerear infections and respiratory illnesses. They will also have fewer hospitalizations & trips to the doctor.
- Breastfeeding is been linked to higher IQ scores in childhood in some of the studies. Breastfed infants will be more probable to increase the right amount ofthe weight as they grow instead of become overweight to the children. It is been thought to lower the risk ofthe diabetes,obesity & certain cancers as well, but more research studies is needed.
Breastfeeding Benefits for the Mother
- Breastfeeding will also burns extra calories, so it will help you losepregnancy weight It will be releases the hormone oxytocin, that will helps your uterus to return its pre-pregnancysize & can reduce uterine bleeding after the birth. Breastfeeding will also lowers the risk of breast &ovarian cancer.