Breastfeeding reduces risk of high blood pressure

12 March 2018

Women who breastfeed more children, and for longer, are less likely to suffer from hypertension after the menopause.

The study, published in the American Journal of Hypertension, looked at 3119 non-smoking postmenopausal women aged 50 years or older in the 2010-11 South Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.

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