Breastfeeding Benefits Mommy Too
We often hear the tag line “Breastfeeding is best for your babies”. And many researches have already studied and proven that it is true. However, do you know that breastfeeding is not only best for the babies?
Yes, babies are not just the one benefiting from breastfeeding since the moms are benefiting from breastfeeding as well.
From the different researches conducted, it has been found out that there are many benefits a woman can get if she will breastfeed her baby. Take a look on outlined benefits a woman can get for breastfeeding her baby.
1. Delay Fertility.
Breastfeeding delays the process of ovulation. For that reason, it is a good method of family planning and unwanted pregnancies.
It will help women to have enough years of spacing before they conceive for another baby. Well, it will still depend on the nursing pattern of the baby. But still, it will be of great help.
2. Lowered Risk of Breast Cancer.
Breastfeeding helps in preventing breast cancer and from the different researches it has been found out that the risk of having breast cancer has been reduced by 25 percent.
In addition, the accumulative duration of breastfeeding is proportional to the reduction of risk of having breast cancer. Meaning, the more time a woman spends lactating and breastfeeding the longer time she can defer the risk of having breast cancer.
3. Reduction of Risk in Ovarian and Uterine Cancer.
When a woman is lactating, her estrogen level is lowered which causes to fight more cancer.
When there is less estrogen, it has been thought that there is less to stimulate the uterus thus the probability for those tissues to become cancerous is reduced as well.
4. Reduced Risk of Osteoporosis.
From the different studies, it has been concluded that those mothers who didn’t breastfeed are four times more prone to having osteoporosis.
In addition, breastfeeding women have less chances of having hip fractures on the latter part of their lives.
5. Weight Loss After Pregnancy.
Breastfeeding women have been observed to have significant weight loss thus, they can easily return to their normal weight.
In addition, breastfeeding women have shown a very significant reduction on the circumference of their hip and they have loss more fats after one month of giving birth.
6. Emotional Health.
Research shows that breastfeeding women are less prone to anxiety attacks and depression as compared to mothers who are formula-feeding their babies.
Those are the different health benefits of breastfeeding. However, aside from that it has been confirmed that there are a lot of money to be saved when a mother chooses to breastfeed her baby.
Imagine that she can save as much as $1,200 a year by breast feeding. That is a lot of money where she can spend it on something more valuable.
Warren Tattersall has been a full time nutritional consultant for over a decade and works with people all over the world to help them improve their health, increase their personal energy levels and to use supplements to assist with diet related health issues.
To have a free personal consultation with him to learn how incorporating nutritional supplements may improve your health concerns just visit his site http://www.thehealthsuccesssite.com/Health-and-Nutrition-Resources-Index.html and download the free health report available there, or email warren@TheHealthSuccessSite.com to request a personal one-on-one consultation by email or phone.
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