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9 Cool Breastfeeding Facts New Mums Should Know

Breastfeeding has to be one of the oldest traditions and practices in the book that can be traced back to the 16 century. Man has tried to eliminate it by inventing substitutes such as goat milk and flour+broth mixture but to no avail.

Nature’s systems cannot truly be replaced. Despite breastfeeding being a concept that has been around for so long, we learn new things every day. A mother should be able to choose and be supported on her choice of whether or not to breastfeed. If one decided to do so, then they have embarked on an incredible journey.

Here are some interesting facts you may not have known about breastfeeding:



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Most of all being able to breastfeed can save you a couple of thousands that you would have spent on Formula milk. If you have the ability to breastfeed take the chance and embrace it.

What other facts breastfeeding facts do you know? Share with us in the comments below.

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