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Australian study links breast feeding to nut allergies – but not everyone agrees

As a mother, I made the commitment to breast feed our daughter as recommended by my doctor for one year.  The research and benefits at the time were overwhelming.  Long before infant formula was available, children survived and thrived on breast milk.  This study raised an eyebrow with me – is it really accurate.  My daughter has no allergies of any kind and is growing up healthy and strong.  In any case, you can read more about the study and reactions from other medical professionals, then make your own decision with your doctor.  Click on the link below to read more…

Breastfeeding Tied To Kids’ Nut Allergies In New Study, But Not All Agree – Huffington Post

ABC Science OnlineBreastfeeding Tied To Kids’ Nut Allergies In New Study, But Not All AgreeHuffington Post”These results contribute to the argument that breastfeeding by itself does not appear to be protective against nut allergy in children, and tha …