An understanding of breastfeeding can make the experience positive for both you - and baby. Here’s everything you need to know about breastfeeding.Breast milk is the best source of nutrition for your baby, at least for the first six months. Besides being wholesome, it has a host of other advantages too. It helps in the overall growth and development of the baby, builds the baby’s immunity, and significantly lowers the risk for a large number of acute and chronic diseases. Here’s how the human breast lactates post-delivery.