High Risks of Not Breastfeeding


You might have heard it over and over…”Breast is Best!” Faith comes from hearing and hearing…  So, we would like to stress on our Advocacy.  Read on a few list among many on the ‘High’s’ of NOT Breasfeeding!

 

Baby’s Risks of Moms NOT Breastfeeding:

◦ High Risk of Meningitis

◦ High Risk of Ear Infections

◦ High Risk of Gastroenteritis

◦ High Risk of Pneumonia

◦ High Risk of Type 1 Diabetes

◦ High Risk of SIDS

◦ High Risk of Leukemia

◦ High Risk of Obesity

◦ High Risk on acquiring Child Cancer

 

Risks of NOT Breasfeeding for Moms:

◦ High Risk on Post Partum Depression

◦ High Risk of Premenopausal Breast Cancer

◦ High Risk of Ovarian Cancer

◦ High Risk of Retained Gestational Weight Gain