Abbott Laboratories faces a class action lawsuit over claims its Similac Pro-Advance baby formula products are similar to breast milk in their immune system support and for a child's development.
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Preemies Given Donor Milk Had Lower Risk of NEC, Better Growth Rates, Than Those Given Infant Formula
A new study indicates donor milk is better at preventing NEC in preterm infants than formula, and leads to better growth rates.
A new study appears to confirm the protective abilities of breast milk in preventing preterm infants from suffering necrotizing enterocolitis, while noting that the level of nutrients may vary from…
Women in Wealthier Countries More Likely To Have Toxic Firefighter Foam Chemicals In Breast Milk: Study
A new study finds that women in wealthier countries are more likely to have toxic chemicals found in firefighter foam in their breast milk.