Benefits of Breastfeeding for mom and baby. The T1 diabetes thing is especially awesome for me, as my husband has it, so our kids are already at higher risk due to genetics. Very glad there is something I can do to hopefully keep them healthy. :)
There are so many benefits to breastfeeding. Yes it's difficult, but it's worth it and creates such a strong bond. Of course fed is best, but if you have the ability, why in the world wouldn't you do it?
We already know the immense benefits of breastfeeding not only for the baby but also for the mother, but are you aware of the fact that milk composition changes at different stages of feeding – referred to as foremilk and hindmilk? What is the difference between the two stages and which (if any) is better for the baby? Bonus Content: Read on to learn how to keep your baby fuller for longer!