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Mothers May Prevent ADHD Through Breastfeeding
2013-05-15 12:21:54

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Breastfeeding could help prevent children from developing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) later in life, according to research published in the latest edition of Breastfeeding Medicine, the official journal of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine. Aviva Mimouni-Bloch of the Tel-Aviv University (TAU) Sackler Faculty of Medicine and colleagues compared breastfeeding history and other factors in children between the...

2008-12-17 13:31:40

The beneficial effects of breastfeeding are greater than the potential risks linked to infant exposure to chemicals such as dioxins, U.S. researchers said. Study authors Judy LaKind of LaKind Associates, of Catonsville, Md.; Dr. Cheston Berlin Jr.of The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Pennsylvania and Capt. Donald Mattison of the National Institutes of Health advise healthcare providers to continue to encourage new mothers to breastfeed their babies. The study findings, published in...


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