Breastfed Kids Enjoy Greater Social Mobility Than Bottle-fed Children

Mon, 19 Feb 2007 02:00 PM EST

... Breastfed kids climb higher up the social ladder than bottle-fed children, reveals a large, long term study, published ahead of print in the Archives of Disease in Childhood.Over 3000 children from 16 rural and urban areas across England and Scotland were monitored from birth, as part of the Boyd Orr Study of Diet and Health in Pre-War Britain (1937-1939). [click link for full article] ...