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About Breastfeeding

Breastmilk is all the food and drink a baby needs for the first six months of their life. Keep breastfeeding for up to two years and longer. It is healthy for children and it’s encouraged. This is recommended by Health Canada, Public Health Agency of Canada, and the Canadian Paediatric Society.


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