Every woman feels the urge to master the art of
breastfeeding after they give birth to the little bundle of joy. However, most
of the women today think of not breastfeeding their babies to keep themselves
fit and healthy. Do you know that these six months of breastfeeding your baby
can do wonders to the health of your baby?
Newborn babies have a tendency to develop SIDS (sudden
infant death syndrome) in the first year. According to the research,
breastfeeding during the first six months can prevent these kinds of diseases
and it is lifesaving as well.
Breastfeeding for the first six months can burn mom’s
extra calories naturally. It is not that you are sitting idle while feeding,
you are actually burning the undesired calories of your body.
Most of the kids have a tendency to develop leukemia.
Feeding your baby can lower the risk of developing leukemia at a very early
Breastfeeding gives perfect nutrition to the baby. It
meets all the nutritional deficiencies of the baby boosting the immune system
on the whole.
Apart from enhancing the mother-child bonding,
breastfeeding also lowers the risk of ear infections. Moreover, this also
reduces the chances of breast cancer among the women.