Impact of Breast Milk on Intelligence Quotient, Brain Size, and White Matter Development

Abstract

Although observational findings linking breast milk to higher scores on cognitive tests may be confounded by factors associated with mothers' choice to breastfeed, it has been suggested that one or more constituents of breast milk facilitate cognitive development, particularly in preterms. Because cognitive scores are related to head size, we hypothesized… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/PDR.0b013e3181d026da

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