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Safe Sleep: Breastfeeding

September 4, 2013

Breast milk is nature’s perfect food. Breastfeeding for at least the first 6 months is best for you and your baby. Breastfeeding should be done when and where it is comfortable for you and your baby, but it is important to remain awake. Breast milk contains vitamins, nutrients and disease-fighting substances that protect your baby[…..]