What is another word for breast-feed?

146 synonyms found


[ bɹˈɛstfˈiːd], [ bɹˈɛstfˈiːd], [ b_ɹ_ˈɛ_s_t_f_ˈiː_d]

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How to use "Breast-feed" in context?

Breast-feeding is one of the oldest, simplest, and most natural childbirth practices. The act of breastfeeding helps nourish an infant and enables them to develop healthy oral, respiratory, and intestinal habits. Mothers who breast-feed have a lower chance of illness, reduced likelihood of cesarean delivery, and improved maternal-child bonding.

There are many benefits to breast-feeding, including better emotional health and decreased risk of developing asthma, obesity, ovarian cancer, and Type II diabetes. In addition, breastfeeding helps infants form strong immune systems and preferences for natural, unsweetened foods.

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