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New recommendations to improve “mother's own milk” for premature infants

New recommendations to improve “mother's own milk” for premature infants

Study suggests SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in breast milk are robust, neutralizing and durable

Study suggests SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in breast milk are robust, neutralizing and durable

Propylparaben exposure during pregnancy may lessen protection against breast cancer

Propylparaben exposure during pregnancy may lessen protection against breast cancer

Study highlights the importance of ensuring newborns have close contact with parents during COVID-19

Study highlights the importance of ensuring newborns have close contact with parents during COVID-19

COVID-19 pandemic is affecting quality of care given to small and sick newborn babies

COVID-19 pandemic is affecting quality of care given to small and sick newborn babies

Researchers highlight the need to strengthen dietary and infant feeding guidelines

Researchers highlight the need to strengthen dietary and infant feeding guidelines

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine elicits antibodies in blood and breastmilk simultaneously, finds study

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine elicits antibodies in blood and breastmilk simultaneously, finds study

Vaccine mRNA not found in breast milk after COVID mRNA vaccination

Vaccine mRNA not found in breast milk after COVID mRNA vaccination

Study shows persistence of marijuana THC in breast milk for six weeks

Study shows persistence of marijuana THC in breast milk for six weeks

Despite modest progress, maternal and child undernutrition remains a key health concern

Despite modest progress, maternal and child undernutrition remains a key health concern

New mothers need dietary guidance when providing breast milk to children with food allergy

New mothers need dietary guidance when providing breast milk to children with food allergy

Study: Having children three years apart can prevent child stunting

Study: Having children three years apart can prevent child stunting

Researchers detect vaccine-induced SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in breast milk

Researchers detect vaccine-induced SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in breast milk

Maternal diet may enhance immune systems of premature infants, study shows

Maternal diet may enhance immune systems of premature infants, study shows

Beneficial bacteria passed on to infants through breast milk change over time

Beneficial bacteria passed on to infants through breast milk change over time

Protective COVID-19 antibodies can transfer from mothers to babies in the womb

Protective COVID-19 antibodies can transfer from mothers to babies in the womb

New project to investigate how antibodies in breastmilk can protect babies from COVID-19

New project to investigate how antibodies in breastmilk can protect babies from COVID-19

Adequate spacing between births can reduce stunting in children

Adequate spacing between births can reduce stunting in children

New study explores the effect of COVID-19 on motherhood

New study explores the effect of COVID-19 on motherhood

Breastfeeding women produce COVID-19 antibodies that neutralize the virus

Breastfeeding women produce COVID-19 antibodies that neutralize the virus