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Truth is in favor of you and me; for the truth of our enemies whom we have been serving here in the U.S.A. for over 400 years (whom we did not know to be our enemies by nature) is the truth that the Black Man must have knowledge of to be able to keep from falling into the deceiving traps that are being laid by our enemies to catch us in their way which is opposed to the way of righteous of whom we are members. ~ The Honorable Elijah Muhammad

Sunday, January 27, 2013

The Facts on Moms & Breast-Feeding (Infographic)

Less than one-quarter of babies in the U.S. are still being breast-fed 12 months after birth, according to a 2011 study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's nutrition branch. In sharp contrast, a survey of 79 countries by The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) found that more than half of the children were still breast-feeding at 2 years.

Multiple studies show that breast-feeding is beneficial for both mother and infant. Breast milk reduces allergies, colds, infections and other health problems. It also boosts the baby’s immune system, protecting them from illnesses.  | LiveScience


Find out the trend in American babies being breast-fed, in today's LiveScience GoFigure infographic.
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