Breastfeeding for six months or longer reduces risk of diabetes. Photo: Alamy

Breastfeeding for six months cuts diabetes risk in women by nearly half, study finds

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Breastfeeding for six months or longer reduces risk of diabetes. Photo: Alamy
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