Should I feed my infant breastmilk or formula?

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Do women who breastfeed experience less stress than women who formula-feed?
1 Study
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Is breastfeeding associated with reduced risk of postpartum depression?
4 Studies (2015 to 2021)
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes
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Is breastfeeding associated with reduced risk of osteoporosis in mothers compared to formula feeding?
2 Studies (2015 to 2017)
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes
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Is breastfeeding associated with reduced risk of osteoporosis in mothers compared to formula feeding?
2 Studies (2015 to 2017)
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes
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Is breastfeeding associated with reduced risk of osteoporosis in mothers compared to formula feeding?
2 Studies (2015 to 2017)
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes
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Does breastfeeding reduce the risk of infant mortality?
2 Studies (2015 to 2020)
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes
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Are infants who are breastfed less likely to develop autism than infants who are formula-fed?
2 Studies (2019 to 2020)
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes
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Do parents who formula-feed their infants get more sleep than parents who breast-feed?
5 Studies (2007 to 2021)
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes
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Does early breastfeeding reduce the risk of infant mortality more than later breastfeeding?
2 Studies (2015 to 2017)
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes
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Do women who breastfeed lose more weight than women who don't?
3 Studies (2015 to 2019)
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes
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Does using marijuana while breastfeeding adversely affect the development of an infant?
2 Studies (2018 to 2019)
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes
Color key: Couldn't identify answer No Yes