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The Amazing Health Benefits of Breastfeeding

The Amazing Health Benefits of Breastfeeding

You have probably heard that breastfeeding provides a wide range of amazing health benefits for babies, but you may not realize that the act of breastfeeding can also substantially improve a mothers well being. Read on to discover the five most fascinating and surprising ways in which choosing to breastfeed can boost your health and extend your life

1) It makes you less likely to develop a range of different cancers:

A large number of independent research projects have shown that women who breastfeed are reducing their chances of suffering from cancer. For example, those women who breastfeed for more than three months slightly reduce their risk of developing endometrial, ovarian cancers, and they are more than 10% less likely to develop breast cancer at some point in their lifetimes.

Angelina’s Surgeries – From Diagnosis to Prognosis

Angelina’s Surgeries – From Diagnosis to Prognosis

THIS MODERN-DAY GRETA GARBO UNDERGOES A DOUBLE MASTECTOMY

Privately, one can only imagine what the delectably iconic screen goddess must have gone through, although probably not. Publicly Angelina Jolie tried to make the announcement sound as matter-of-factly as possible, attempting to buffer where people’s imagination would take them. She appeared to want, above all, to move on and not to dwell on how her fans and business associates would construe what she had undergone -where her future would take her. “I do not feel any less of a woman,” she said in a first post-surgery piece she wrote for the New York Times. “I feel empowered that I made a strong choice that in no way diminishes my femininity.” A brief sentence that addressed several of the misgivings she needed to allay.

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