Did you know…

Louisiana ranks 48th nationwide in breastfeeding rates? For shame, ladies. These things aren’t just for show, you know.

Breastfeeding reduces obesity in children and builds stronger immune systems. Sure, everyone knows how great breastfeeding is for babies but did you know a mother can burn 500 calories a day breastfeeding? What other time in your life can you lose weight while relaxing in a comfy chair.

During World Breastfeeding Week check out all the benefits of breastfeeding and what resources are available locally for all the hot mammas out there.

One Response to Did you know…

  1. love it!

    Apparently tomorrow (Thrusday August 4th, 2011) they are having an “Awareness Nurse-In” at Lakeside Mall, according to Zukababy’s Facebook page.