Posts Tagged ‘overweight’

Breastfed Babies May Be Less Likely to Become Obese. Part 2

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

When the data on the children’s BMIs were analyzed together with data on breastfeeding, the investigators reported inconsistent results. For breastfed children, there was a 37 percent reduction in being at risk of overweight, an effect that was statistically significant. (more…)