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WHO Millennium Babies 2017 Setting The First Gold Standard Where Are We Now In Optimizing Ideal Infant Care? Breastfed Infants Only 40% Worldwide Human milk (HM) contains a unique blend of proteins that provides energy, essential amino acids, and a variety of bio-activities that support healthy growth and development during early infancy. Breastfeeding reduces the risk of chronic diseases later in life. For this reason, HM is considered the gold standard of early infant nutrition and the World Health Organization (WHO) recommends that infants be exclusively breastfed for the first six months of life. Exclusive breastfeeding in the population of infants under six months of age is only 40% worldwide.  The Influence Of Natural Feeding […]