Does Breastfeeding Hormone Protect Against Type 2 Diabetes?

The hormone prolactin — most commonly associated with breastfeeding — may play a role in reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests. Researchers found that women with the highest levels of the hormone, though still in the normal range, had a 27 percent reduced risk of developing type 2 diabetes compared … Continue reading Does Breastfeeding Hormone Protect Against Type 2 Diabetes?