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A neonatologist's thoughts on the value of human milk

The Canadian Premature Babies Foundation recently held an event at Queen’s Park to raise awareness about the needs of premature and sick newborns; more specifically, we talked about the importance of exclusive human milk diets for these babies.   665 more words

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Mother's Milk Bank of Iowa

When we were in the early stages of labor a nurse came in with a huge stack of pamphlets to look over with Charles and I. 389 more words

Breastmilk is still the best

If you are about to have a baby or have recently had a baby, you have had to make the big decision whether or not to breastfeed your baby. 1,023 more words

Safety

B.C. breast milk donor 'pumped' about expanded access to program

It’s been called “liquid gold,” but not all new mothers can produce breast milk.

A B.C. woman has donated more than 95 litres of milk in the last seven months to mothers in need. 300 more words

Health

Milk sharing

When I was not a mom yet, I will admit, i was probably pretty ignorant to alot of issues that motherhood presents. One in particular is milk sharing. 434 more words

Still Awake

It’s just after 8:00 am, and I’m still awake. I went to bed for a while, reading. Then I lay there staring at the reflections from the streetlights at the foot of the bed. 318 more words

Defining Moments