Keeping Your Breasts Healthy: BreastfeedingUploader: Nilar 1 month ago Subscribe 9
This image, based on medical imaging and computer rendering by the Visual MD , reveals the some of the biological systems affected during lactation, many of which are now thought to have lasting effects on a woman's health. Another good resource is your local La Leche League chapter. For women who never become pregnant, many of their risks seem to be closer to those who have children and breastfed. If you need help with breastfeeding, talk to your doctor, midwife or a public health nurse or check out the supports for new mothers in your community. For every 12 months a woman breastfed, her risk of breast cancer dropped 4. Learn which ones are compatible with breastfeeding.