It’s More Than A Feeling
Becoming a mom is like going to live on a new planet. There is so much unfamiliar stuff to consider: health factors, emotional issues, financial concerns and more. We bet all kinds of folks — ranging from your doctor to your best friend to the stranger at the coffee shop — have offered you unsolicited advice on what you should and shouldn’t do once your baby arrives. While some of the tips will be extremely helpful, others are bound to be off the mark.
When it comes to the more personal decisions, like whether or not to breastfeed, it’s best to fully research the topic. But with so much information available, there’s a good chance you’ll overlook some of the lesser-known facts.
With that in mind, we’ve compiled a list of 12 not-so-obvious reasons to breastfeed that should help you to make this important decision by the time your baby is in your arms.