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Health Tip on Effects of Consuming Alcohol while Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding should ideally begin within an hour of birth. This early contact between the mother and the baby promotes 'bonding' which is very critical in the long-term. Breast milk contains all the necessary nutrients for the baby’s healthy development. In addition, it contains protective antibodies that prevent neonatal diarrhea and respiratory infections.