Cost of Suboptimal Breastfeeding Calculator

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Pre-menopausal Ovarian Cancer
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Child Outcomes
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Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
Ear Infections
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NEC (Necrotizing Enterocolitis)
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