Woman Seeks Advice: Her Sister Is Breastfeeding Her 5-Year-Old And Co-Sleeping With Him
July 9, 2019 12:53
There is no need to prove to anyone the importance and value of breastfeeding today. Modern medical experts agree that a baby needs only mother's milk for healthy development up to 6 months to receive the necessary nutrients. Then you may start using infant formula, keeping breastfeeding until the kid reaches a year old. And after this, you may gradually switch to formula milk completely.
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Since all children and their parents are unique, they make all decisions regarding breastfeeding independently. However, sometimes there are unusual cases, for example, as described by one forum user.