The Benefits of Breastfeeding

    1. Breast milk contains everything baby needs for the first six months of life and important antibodies.
    2. Develops baby’s immune system stronger.
    3. Reduces the risk of baby developing diabetes, eczema, asthma and other allergic disorders, cancer, obesity. Also heart disease later in life.
    4. Babies less likely to be hospitalized with pneumonia or bronchiolitis. Babies also have a low risk of respiratory tract infections.
    5. Enhances baby’s brain development.
    6. Decreases of SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome).
    7. Decreases the incidence of ear infections and gastroenteritis.
    8. Reduces baby’s exposure to sugar and the rate of cavities later in life. 
    9. Reduces mom’s risk of ovarian, uterine, and breast cancer, as well as osteoporosis.
    10. Reduces post-delivery bleeding and the chance of mom developing anemia.
    11. Helps the uterus contract and lower risk of depression.
    12. It’s free, convenient, sterile, right temperature and environmentally friendly.