Breast Milk Flavor May Affect How a Child Eats

Spend enough time breast-feeding a new baby and that age-old question will likely pop up: Can what a mother eats affect the taste of her breast milk? Curious as to what infants can taste and when, scientists in Denmark fed various flavor capsules to 18 lactating women. They then took several milk samples throughout the day and found that what mom eats can flavor breast milk for up to 8 hours. Licorice flavor peaked strongly in breast milk two hours after the capsule, as did the caraway seed...Full Story
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