Chicago Superstar Breastfed until Age 3!

We already know that breastfeeding decreases the risk for heart disease, asthma, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, childhood leukemia and more — but did you know that some of the world’s most incredible athletes were breastfed for years?

Chicagoans will love knowing that their own beloved Michael Jordan was breastfed until he was 3 years old! His mother, Deloris Jordan, attributes her superstar son’s success to the nursing. “I feel this is why he is the athlete he is,” she says.

{Read more about Michael’s upbringing in Deloris’ book, Family First: Winning the Parenting Game.}