#Breastfeeding is a baby’s first vaccine it works as an antibiotic. Delaying breastfeeding by 2-23 hours after birth increases the risk of dying in the first 28 days of life by 40%. Delaying it by 24 hours or more increases that risk to 80%. #first1000days
Proper feeding of infants and young children can increase their chances of survival. It can also promote optimal growth and development, especially in the critical window from birth to 2 years of age. Ideally, infants should be breastfed within one hour of birth, breastfed exclusively for the first….