Infant Breast-Feeding and Suppression of Biomarkers of Future Cardiovascular Disease

Author(s): Mike Lyon, Undurti N. Das.

Journal Name: Current Nutrition & Food Science

Volume 4 , Issue 3 , 2008

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Abstract:

A significant suppression of lipid and inflammatory biomarkers in breast-fed subjects was noted suggesting a long-term protective effect of breast-milk on future heart disease.

Keywords: Breast feeding, Coronary heart disease, Cholesterol, C-reactive protein, HDL, LDL, Triglycerides

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VOLUME: 4
ISSUE: 3
Year: 2008
Page: [158 - 160]
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.2174/157340108785133383
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