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Breastfeeding Improves Health fo Babies

Friday marked the beginning of World Breastfeeding Week, celebrated in more than 170 countries every year from August 1 - 7 to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies. The World Health Organization recommends exclusive breastfeeding starting within one hour after birth until a baby is six months old.  WHO says "nutritious complementary foods" should then be added to the baby's diet while continuing breastfeeding "for up to two years or...

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