The Advantages of Breastfeeding | Breastfeeding vs formula milk feeding

Breastfeeding, also identified as nursing, is the feeding of babies with milk from a female’s breast. Health professionals recommend that breastfeeding begin within the first hour of a baby’s birth and continue as regularly and as much as the baby wants. During the first few weeks of birth, babies may nurse roughly every two to three hours, and the duration of a feeding is usually ten to fifteen minutes on each breast. Older children nurse less often.Read more