Adding mother’s own milk to pasteurised donor milk helps make it more personalised

Quick Summary: A recent study shows inoculating 10% volume of mother’s own milk added to pasteurised donor milk can help restore the personalised milk microbiome. This could be especially helpful for preterm babies needing donor milk.

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Toni Harman

I help parents and health professionals better understand the science of pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding and the microbiome.