- Breastfeeding Protects Against Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.
(Alles Europa News) – The researchers observed another important finding: Children of mothers who smoked early in their pregnancy also have a significantly increased risk of NAFLD.
“A mother’s healthy weight and breastfeeding can protect children from this disease,” added Dr Ayonrinde.
“This provides additional reasons to support the possibilities for women to breastfeed their infants for at least six months.
The important role of mothers in child health should not be underestimated.”