The health benefits of breast milk are so astonishing that it has been used to treat all kind of diseases. These health benefits are made possible because of its antibacterial and antiviral properties. Plus, it is full of essential nutrients for fighting diseases, such as cancer. Besides its effectiveness against cancer, breast milk is also effective at treating: acne, pinkeye, stuffy nose, cold sores, blisters, burns, cuts, insect bites, ear infections, diaper rash, sore throat and warts. Best of all, breast milk gives babies the gift of life. No food in the world can give a baby the right nutrients, hormones and natural prebiotics like breast milk.