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Breastfeeding linked to reduced risk of stroke later in life

August 22, 2018

Lisette Jacobson, Ph.D., M.P.A., M.A., assistant professor in KU School of Medicine-Wichita's Department of Preventive Medicine & Public Health, spoke to numerous news outlets about a new study that shows breastfeeding may help protect new mothers from stroke. Dr. Jacobson was the lead author on the study, which included co-authors from KU School of Medicine-Wichita and KU School of Medicine in Kansas City. The news of this research, which was published in Journal of the American Heart Association and in an AHA press release, was featured by the following:

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