BREAST IS BEST: OR IS IT?
First off I have to say that in my opinion breast is best implies that there is something that is an equal alternative to breast milk. When a mother’s own milk is not available, then the next best is donor milk. If that is not available, then cows based formula (ready made for 0-3mth) is next best.
Recently there has been an article circulating the internet stating that formula fed babies of breastfeeding siblings show no difference in growth development (http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/273236.php). The author claims that when one sibling was breastfed and another not, that there was no major difference in outcome of health (11 major factors… http://ow.ly/gC8f302J2EE http://ow.ly/5Q67302J2HT