Are Some Breast-Feeding Claims Overblown?

Think how popular a food would be if it could decrease ear infections, asthma, sudden death, cancer rates and allergies -- plus make people smarter to boot. If people took every study ever done on the subject to heart, then breast milk might be that superhuman food. But a mathematician's analysis of breast-feeding studies found some of them mathematically questionable, and her conclusions have touched off a debate on whether some of the purported health benefits are overblown. The...Full Story
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