how many months should i breast feed?

First 6 months exclusively breastfeeding and when you start solid breastfeeding should be the main nutrition for baby

As long as u can with a minimum of 6 months for sure

gradually decrease till 18 to 22 months..then stop

The world health organization recommends exclusive breast feeding for six months. Breast milk and solids for the next six months IE till one year of age and continue into the second year if mom and baby wish to and are comfortable.

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