Navigation Links
Breast milk is essential

Researchers say that mothers who breast-feed their children for less than three months may be preventing them from reaching their full intellectual potential.

The results of intelligence tests on 13-month-old babies and five- year-old children showed that those who had breast milk for less than three months were not as bright//as those who had been breast-fed for at least six months. However, no difference was found in the development of movement skills, such as those involving co-ordination.

Dr Torstein Vik, of the University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, and scientists from the Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, followed 345 randomly selected children to test out the idea that breast-feeding had some effect on a baby's mental development.

"Our data suggests that longer breast-feeding benefits cognitive development," they said. They added that the intimacy of breast-feeding may be important as well as the nutrients in breast milk. Their report said biologically active peptides in human milk may influence brain growth as well as the high levels of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Consensus on "Combination Therapy" for Breast Cancer
2. Breast cancer treatment to be determined by gene test
3. Breast Feeding prevents obesity later on in life
4. Breast Cancer Surgery Causes Psychological problems
5. Breast cancer evidence
6. Letrozole Beats Tamoxifen in Breast Cancer Therapy
7. Breast screening among diabetic women
8. Breast feeding can alter hormones
9. Diet, Sunlight connected to Breast Cancer Risk
10. Additional Radiotheraphy for Breast Cancer
11. Early Warning System For Breast Cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:8/14/2019)... ... , ... In a recent Trivedi Effect workshop, Master Dahryn Trivedi spoke about ... “Doubt can obliterate your old beliefs,” said Master Dahryn. “Doubt helps you look at ... understanding and your awareness. Trust that the Divine has put you here for a ...
(Date:8/12/2019)... ... , ... Eco Pump Services is an experienced, licensed, and insured ... 25 years, Eco Pump Services has served customers with excellence and exceptional customer service ... Pump’s steady five-star ratings and excellent customer reactions throughout numerous online review sources have ...
(Date:8/12/2019)... ... August 12, 2019 , ... ... thanks to donations received through the 4th annual Lockton Warfighter Sports Charity Challenge ... Jersey. , Participating in the event again this year will be ...
(Date:8/9/2019)... ... August 09, 2019 , ... Isagenix International ... announced its second round of U.S. finalists for its annual total-body transformation program, ... Waxhaw, North Carolina; Kristyn Koegel of Mebane, North Carolina; Becky Sanow of Elkhorn, ...
(Date:8/9/2019)... ... August 09, 2019 , ... Life Flight Network , ... awarded accreditation renewal by the National Accreditation Alliance of Medical Transport Applications ... of the accreditation process, NAAMTA conducted a comprehensive evaluation of Life Flight Network’s ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/14/2019)... ... 2019 , ... Canyon State Veterinary Specialties is the renovation ... at the forefront of design, the project includes dedicated spaces for surgery, dentistry, ... office space and a dedicated grieving space round out this multi-specialty facility. The ...
(Date:8/14/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... August 13, 2019 , ... ... NCPDP members voted to approve a BETA version of the NCPDP Real-Time Prescription ... passed without opposition, signaling strong support for the Standard from across the industry, ...
(Date:8/12/2019)... ... August 12, 2019 , ... Intalere, the healthcare industry leader in delivering ... finalist in the Innovator of The Year - Health IT category of the Pittsburgh ... by the Pittsburgh Technology Center as a healthcare IT innovator in the Pittsburgh area,” ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: