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No substitute to breast feeding for baby nutrition: health experts

24 October, 2014

ISLAMABAD: Breast milk is a unique nutritional source that cannot adequately be replaced by any other food, including infant formulas.

Although, pollutants can accumulate in breast milk sometimes, but it still remains superior to the infant formulas from the perspective of the overall health of both mother and child.

According to the Assistant Professor, Department of Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health, Health Services Academy, Dr. Samina Naeem Khalid, there ... read more

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