Study: Breastfeeding doesn't mean less sleep for mom

November 9, 2010

In fact, the study says, breastfeeding moms appear to sleep just as long and as well as women who rely on bottles or a combination of bottle and breast.

Scientists say the results represent good information to be able to tell women that not breastfeeding is not going to help you get better sleep.

Research has shown a protective effect of breastfeeding on a number of pediatric diseases.

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