Monthly Archives: April 2013

DHHS: “It’s Only Natural”

Just from U.S. DHHS: a new breastfeeding campaign! It’s Only Natural helps African American women and their families understand the health benefits of breastfeeding — not just for babies, but for moms too.  See www.womenshealth.gov/itsonlynatural, for information on topics such as addressing breastfeeding … Continue reading

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Research: Donor Milk costs of Exclusive Human Milk Feedings to premies under 33 weeks gestation

An Australian study of donor human milk (DHM) to maintain exclusive human milk feedings of low birth weight infants under 33 weeks gestation. Depending on their ability and willingness to  provide their own milk for their infants, the costs ranged … Continue reading

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