New Study Shows that Bond in Breastfeeding Lasts Beyond Toddler Years
Past studies have shown that breastfeeding can have a number of benefits, one of which is the unique bond that it builds between mother and child. But a new study showed that this bond from breastfeeding may actually last longer than some previously thought. Researchers recently found that the bond can actually exceed infancy, and even the toddler stage. This bond, defined by the maternal sensitivity that occurred throughout the child’s life, lasted . To learn more about this study and other benefits of breastfeeding, read this article.