Month: March 2017

Will breastfeeding *really* make your baby smarter?

This is one of those claims that actually made me raise my eyebrows, you know, like “Listening to Mozart will make your baby smarter.” It’s also the claim that I hear breastfeeding critics deride the most. So what’s the deal with breastfeeding and intelligence? Will breastfeeding really make your baby smarter? Well, first of all let’s just acknowledge that intelligence is not really determined … Read More Will breastfeeding *really* make your baby smarter?