The CBS News (1/28, Marcus) website reports that if nearly “every new mother breastfed her baby, more than 800,000 children’s lives would be saved every year and thousands of future breast cancer deaths could be avoided,” research published online Jan. 28 in The Lancet suggests. The study also demonstrated that “high-income countries are especially lagging behind low- and middle-income countries when it comes to the length of time women breastfeed.”