Breast Feeding and Breast Cancer Risk Fact Sheet No. 29
Napieralski, Julie A.; Devine, Carol
Breast-feeding may offer some modest protection against the development of breast cancer, particularly in young women. Considering the other health benefits of breast-feeding for both mothers and their babies, this information should encourage new mothers to try to arrange their schedules to accommodate breast-feeding.
Fact sheet on the breast cancer risk of breast feeding
United States Department of Agriculture CSREES, and the New York State Department of Health
Cornell University Program on Breast Cancer and Environmental Risk Factors
breast cancer; breast feeding