Does Breastfeeding Reduce Obesity Risk?

Does Breastfeeding Reduce Obesity Risk?


Breastfeeding longer may not further reduce
the risk of later obesity in children. I’m Erin White and THIS is a dailyRx Minute. Breastmilk provides a baby all the nutrients
needed and is linked to various beneficial health outcomes later in life. However, it
may not lower risk of obesity. When comparing women who breastfed their children longer
to those who did not, there was little difference between the children’s weight years later. Ask YOUR doctor about breastfeeding and for
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