Short and Long Term Effects of Breast Feeding on Child Health

@inproceedings{Zappia2002ShortAL,
  title={Short and Long Term Effects of Breast Feeding on Child Health},
  author={Vincenzo Zappia and Fulvio Della Ragione and Alfonso Barbarisi and Gian Luigi Russo and Michael E. Maragoudakis and Roger A. Clegg and Berthold Koletzko and Olle Hernell},
  booktitle={Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology},
  year={2002}
}
Traditional wisdom claims that moderate beer consumption may be beneficial for initiation of breastfeeding and enhancement of breastfeeding success. Here we review the question whether or not there-is any scientific basis for this popular belief. There are clear indications that beer can stimulate prolactin secretion which may enhance lactogenesis both in… CONTINUE READING