Most Mothers Do not Stick to a Healthy Diet

Approximately 94 percent of breastfeeding mothers do not stick to a proper diet, so says a University of Granada study.
The research revealed that 94 percent of nursing mothers did not adhere to a a proper diet, as they did not eat the recommended daily intake of fat, iron and vitamins A, E . In addition, their protein intake was too high.
These results obtained should encourage breastfeeding mothers to improve their diet and increase the food supply to the newborn.
This study was led by Jose Luis Gsmez Llorente, Department of Pediatrics of the University of Granada, and coordinated by Professor Cristina Campoy Folgoso.

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