The largest worldwide study on the association between breastfeeding, time of weaning and eczema in children has concluded that there is no clear evidence that exclusive breastfeeding for four months or longer protects against childhood eczema. The study concludes that children who were exclusively breastfed for four months or longer were as likely to develop eczema as children who were weaned earlier.
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Over the years studies have said there's a link between breastfeeding and intelligence, but a new study is saying otherwise. OBJECTIVE: To examine the associations of duration of exclusive breastfeeding with infections in the upper respiratory (URTI), lower respiratory (LRTI Effects of and exclusive on child height, but reduce the risk of coronary heart disease mortality Tags: effects, prolonged, exclusive, breastfeeding, Does Prolonged Breastfeeding Promote Obesity? The campaign had no significant impact on blood pressure by the time children reached age 16 years. The investigation led researchers to conclude that exclusive may actually increase the likelihood of overweight Request (PDF) | breas on ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists.