- Newfound breastfeeding benies. Kleiner, Ellen // Mothering;Spring91, Issue 59, p88
Reports on the results of a study showing that breastmilk protects against gastrointestinal such as colic and diarrhea as well as respiratory disorders.
- The effect of nutritional additives on anti-infective factors in human milk. Quan, Richard; Yang, Christine // Clinical Pediatrics;Jun1994, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p325
Examines a number of common additives to breast milk in order to explore their effect on the anti-infective factors of human milk. Collection of breast-milk samples; Lysozyme activity; Estimation of immunoglobulin; Bacterial growth; Examples of the additives; Adverse effect of the additives;...
- Special properties of human milk. Wagner, Carol L.; Anderson, Diane M. // Clinical Pediatrics;Jun1996, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p283
Focuses on the properties of human milk. Historical perspective; Nutritional differences between mother's milk and formulas; Ideal nutritive medium for a growing infant; Immunologic mechanisms of neonatal gut protection; Effect of feeding on GI development; Milk growth factors and hormones...
- Nurse your baby's immunity. Bauman, Alisa // Runner's World;Jul98, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p28
Reveals that breast milk contains natural germ killers. How to reap maximum nursing benefits even when the mother is exercising.
- Our common nutritional heritage. Akre, Jame // World Health;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p12
Discusses mother's milk, described by the author as man's common nutritional heritage. Origin; Lack of substitute for breast milk; Cameroonian saying concerning the stomach; Need to provide nutritionally balanced substitute when babies are not breast-fed.
- The breast way to feed a baby. Kleiner, Ellen; Ashisha // Mothering;Fall91, Issue 61, p98
Reports that a new study has found the inferiority of infant formulas to breastmilk.
- Mother's little helper. Furlow, F. Bryant; Doskoch, Peter // Psychology Today;Nov/Dec96, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p10
Reports on evolutionists' theory on the role of an unnamed substance in breast milk which is similar to the sedative drugs, benzodiazepines, in countering infants' crying spells and helping mothers cope with the demands of motherhood.
- Breast milk: Why it helps a baby's health. Young, Stephanie // Glamour;Mar96, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p73
Focuses on the benefits of breast milk for babies. Boosting of the baby's immune system and ability to fight infection; Identification of several factors of breast milk which is beneficial to health.
- Did you know? Hutter, Sarah // Working Mother;Mar97, p52
Provides information on the average amount of breast milk produced by nursing.
- Legacy in milk. // New Scientist;6/8/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1772, p19
Warns that mothers living in East Berlin have twice as much DDT in their breast milk as mothers in the western part of the city. Report from German Health Ministry.