Breast-feeding offers many benefits to both babies and mothers. It can help protect babies from some allergies and sickness. It is a comfort for both mother and baby. However, there are certain things that could mean you should not breast-feed your baby.
Some babies are born with diseases that keep them from digesting certain chemicals in breast milk. A special formula is needed for these babies. Some of these diseases are:
Some babies may need a special formula plus breast-feeding, such as: