Human breast milk, the milk that a mother creates in her body is the best thing for your human baby. There is a reason that nature creates this for a baby. It is because this substance is infant growth fluid created in the body of a mother mammal is complete nutrition for your baby and contains everything that your baby needs to thrive. There are more benefits to human breast milk than just the nutrition that it provides. In addition to having every nutrient and vitamin that your baby needs to thrive in the six months of his life without anything else, the breast milk that you produce in your body also has disease fighting anti bodies that will help your child fight infection, disease and illness. It is in essence a magical substance provided by nature.
The world health organization endorses exclusive breast feeding for your baby during the first of his or her life with breast feeding being continued until two years old with other solids also being included in to your baby’s diet. Something you may not realize is that breast feeding is not only amazing for your baby but it is great for your own health as well. If you find that you are unable to breast feeding, you might want to consider consulting services with a child feeding consultant who will be able to look in to your problem and tell you exactly how to remedy it. It is very rare that a mother mammal will not have any ability to breast feed. If there is a problem with supply or with production, this is caused by a small issue that can be solved very easily.
A baby feeding consultant will be able to give you lots of tips and strategies to help you produce enough of milk and to breast feed your child successfully.
Fighting the dairy industry
The sad truth is however, the dairy industry invest billions of dollars in advertisements to convince you otherwise. They have a lot to lose out of a mother choosing to breast feed instead of using their formula and therefore they will do everything in their power to convince you to feed your baby formula which is indeed damaging to your baby’s health. The dairy industry does not have your child’s health or your child’s best interests at heart but instead, their goal is to make as much money as they can out of you. To the industry, breast feeding awareness could lose those millions and billions of dollars which they do not want.