Breast Milk News and Research

RSS
No fruit juice for infants during first year of life, say experts

No fruit juice for infants during first year of life, say experts

Breast-feeding transfers beneficial bacteria to the baby’s gut, new study finds

Breast-feeding transfers beneficial bacteria to the baby’s gut, new study finds

Breast-feeding may aid development of white matter structures in the brains of premature babies

Breast-feeding may aid development of white matter structures in the brains of premature babies

Experts highlight need for further research on differences between milk proteins

Experts highlight need for further research on differences between milk proteins

Epigenetic changes detectable at birth linked to risk of obesity

Epigenetic changes detectable at birth linked to risk of obesity

Skin-to-skin contact and breastfeeding instigate bonding between mothers and newborns

Skin-to-skin contact and breastfeeding instigate bonding between mothers and newborns

Omega-3 fats fail to reduce risk of chronic lung disease in pre-term babies, study finds

Omega-3 fats fail to reduce risk of chronic lung disease in pre-term babies, study finds

Infantile vitamin B1 deficiency affects motor function, balance in children

Infantile vitamin B1 deficiency affects motor function, balance in children

Workplace barriers contribute to low rates of breastfeeding among mothers of new infants

Workplace barriers contribute to low rates of breastfeeding among mothers of new infants

Rapid weight gain during infancy could lead to obesity in adulthood

Rapid weight gain during infancy could lead to obesity in adulthood

Researcher aims to help all infants achieve healthy weight

Researcher aims to help all infants achieve healthy weight

Proper support can help mothers overcome challenges in breastfeeding process

Proper support can help mothers overcome challenges in breastfeeding process

Study shows how ‘secondhand sugar’ can pass from mother to infant through breast milk

Study shows how ‘secondhand sugar’ can pass from mother to infant through breast milk

Study finds no evidence that genetic material from food is absorbed into the body

Study finds no evidence that genetic material from food is absorbed into the body

Regular intake of prebiotics may promote recovery of normal sleep patterns after stress

Regular intake of prebiotics may promote recovery of normal sleep patterns after stress

Changes to maternal diet impact milk microbiome and oligosaccharide composition, study finds

Changes to maternal diet impact milk microbiome and oligosaccharide composition, study finds

Vitamin D supplements encouraged to eliminate deficiencies in new borns

Vitamin D supplements encouraged to eliminate deficiencies in new borns

Researchers develop new method to detect cannabinoids in breast milk

Researchers develop new method to detect cannabinoids in breast milk

Antioxidant may prevent development of NAFLD in offspring of obese mothers

Antioxidant may prevent development of NAFLD in offspring of obese mothers

Natural antioxidant can protect offspring of obese mice from NAFLD, study shows

Natural antioxidant can protect offspring of obese mice from NAFLD, study shows