According to a study by Lucas A and the group (1992), the amount of breast milk fed to babies directly affects intelligence scores. Especially the verbal scale is 9 points higher than non-breastfed babies. The longer the breast milk is given Will result in more brain development as well Not only this Mother’s milk still has good nutrition. That makes babies much more intelligent
- Breastmilk creates a synapse
during skin to skin contact, creating a bond of bond Stimulate the synapse, which acts like a limb to connect billions of neurons together. When the cells in the brain are very connected Will help promote learning well
- Breast milk creates brain fibers with good links.
Nutrients in breast milk help to make the brain fibers have good links. With a thick shell Makes the forwarding of information in the brain faster
- Breast milk contains DHA.
DHA plays an important role in the diet of the brain. Getting the right amount is good for the brain.
- Breast milk has all the nutrients.
Breast milk is suitable for both quantity and nutrition. Both chelic acid, taurine, carnitine, nucleotides, galactose and iron are nutrients that help the brain grow. And hormones to promote brain growth
- Breast milk is easily digested.
Breast milk is suitable for the intestinal system. Especially the intestine of a newborn baby Receiving breast milk will help to improve the work of the intestines. Resulting in the baby being comfortable Which is good for the children to learn in the next step
- Breast milk increases intelligence
Research has shown that breast milk can increase intelligence levels by 3 to 8 points because breast milk contains brain nutrients and, if given continuous breastfeeding, helps to strengthen brain cell growth.
Information: from the Breastfeeding Center of Thailand Foundation (Information from https://thaibf.com)