The history of human milk banks in the USA and Canada; the safety, cost and insurance coverage of pasteurized donor human milk; recipients of donor human milk; making human milk the standard of care for babies in the NICU
The Breastfeeding Medicine Podcast
The Breastfeeding Medicine Podcast was created by Anne Eglash MD, IBCLC, FABM, is cohosted with Karen Bodnar MD, IBCLC, FABM, FAAP, and is produced by IABLE. Dr. Bodnar and Dr. Eglash review recent research articles that have a potential impact on clinical practice. Please join us at our facebook page to share comments and questions!
The importance of human milk for babies in the neonatal intensive care unit, and the risk of necrotizing enterocolitis and other illnesses for babies subjected to artificial feeding. The definition, safety, and benefits of pasteurized donor human milk are also discussed.