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Published: September, 2016 X
  • What are the Real Benefits of Breastfeeding?

    | Posted by West Valley Medical Center

    Everyone has an opinion about whether you should breastfeed. If you buy formula at the drugstore, you might get the side-eye from somebody. Breastfeeding in public? Expect stares. Understanding the benefits of breastfeeding will help you navigate this tricky topic. There are staunch advocates on both sides: Moms who can’t imagine using formula and moms who can’t imagine breastfeeding. It’s ultimately up to you and your partner whether to breastfeed your baby, so it helps to ...