Study: Fossilized Teeth Reveal Early Humans Breastfed For Around 6 years

August 6, 2019 at 8:47 pm




Chemical analysis of 2-million-year-old teeth proves breastfeeding 6-year-olds was the norm for early humans

The Natural Age of Weaning

August 23, 2017 at 8:25 pm






Mothers today are bombarded with all kinds of conflicting advice on how long they should breastfeed. Some are told it’s “gross” or “weird” to nurse beyond six or 12 months. Some consider nursing a 2 or 3-year-old to be “extended” breastfeeding.