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2014-08-31 23:03:29

Fort Worth's neonatal professionals, friends of the Milk Bank host annual fundraiser to ensure donor human milk is available for every baby with a medical need for breastmilk. Fort Worth (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 The Mothers’ Milk Bank of North Texas will hold its 10 Year Anniversary Luncheon on September 18, 2014, at 11:30 a.m. at the Ridglea Country Club, 3700 Bernie Anderson Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76116. Executive Director Amy Vickers, Milk Bank Founder Susan Sward-Comunelli, MD and...

2014-08-07 00:21:44

--During World Breastfeeding Week, CHOP Experts, Colleagues Cover Multiple Topics in Using Human Milk in the NICU PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Human milk is infant food, but for sick, hospitalized babies, it's also medicine. That's the central premise of a series of articles in a neonatal nursing journal's special issue focused on human milk for sick newborns. The articles are being published during World Breastfeeding Week, Aug. 1-7, 2014....

2014-08-06 16:28:18

World Breastfeeding Week, August 1 - 7 BOSTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first-ever Human Milk World Record, sponsored by Acelleron Medical Products, was set this August! One hundred twenty-one babies received human milk from 242 participants, who included moms, dads, and caregivers who gave human milk to their babies on August 2 at the MommyCon Boston 2014 Convention in Boston. Participants came from all over the United States, and from as far away as San Diego, California....

2014-08-05 23:02:31

The Mothers’ Milk Bank of North Texas counts six of its donors among the recent and current Guinness World Record™ holders, including current record holder, Alyse Ogletree of Argyle, TX, who donated 53,081 ounces (or 414 gallons) of her own breastmilk to the Mothers’ Milk Bank of North Texas Fort Worth, TEXAS (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 According to Guinness World Records™, six North Texas women are among the most prolific producers of breastmilk in the world. And that’s good news...

2014-08-05 16:27:20

-Families and employees will be able to donate breast milk to the most vulnerable CHOP patients- PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) today announced that it will develop a non-profit milk bank to provide donor human milk for hospitalized infants at the Hospital's Main Campus, with the goal of opening in late summer of 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140805/133713 CHOP will develop the bank in cooperation...

2014-08-01 23:02:22

Abington Health encourages breastfeeding and supports World Breastfeeding Week, August 1 to 7, 2014. Abington, PA (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 For years, proponents have praised breast-feeding as being more beneficial than bottle-feeding. A recent study conducted by the Ohio State University, suggests that bottle-fed babies may not lag too far behind in terms of their health and development, raising questions among mothers who simply want to know what’s best for their baby. So does this new...

2014-07-23 23:24:41

Market Size - $716.1 mn in 2013, Market Growth – CAGR of 7.6%, Market Trends –Growing demand for closed breast pump systems new report by Grand View Research. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/breast-pumps-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 The global market for breast pumps is expected to reach USD 1,197.7 million by 2020, growing at an estimated CAGR of 7.6% from 2014 to 2020, according to a new study by Grand View...

2014-07-01 23:13:48

Aeroflow Breastpumps and other industry experts to host a Twitter Chat on July 8, 2014. The session will answer questions about the Affordable Care Act, breast pump coverage by insurance, and the process for expecting moms. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Aeroflow Breastpumps will be hosting a Twitter Chat to help educate expecting mothers about the Affordable Care Act and breast pump coverage through insurance plans. This Q&A session is aimed to address the concerns and questions...

2014-06-24 23:00:27

Global Baby Food and Infant Formula Market 2014-2018 report analyzes companies like Abbott Laboratories, Danone SA, Mead Johnson & Co. LLC, Nestle SA, Ballamy Organics, Ella’s Kitchen Friesland, H.J. Heinz Co., Hero Group, HIPP, Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co. Ltd., Manna Foods, Meiji, Morinaga, Nurture Inc., Parent’s Choice, Plum Organics, Stonyfield Farm Inc., Sprout Foods Inc. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 The increase in organized retailing globally offers huge...

2014-06-16 23:01:29

WIC clinic in Clinton ready to accept breastmilk donations from healthy, lactating mothers who want to help feed premature, medically fragile infants. Clinton, AR (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Celebrating the opening of Arkansas’ second human milk “depot,” Van Buren County breastfeeding advocates, physicians and families will gather on Tue., June 17, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Van Buren County Health Unit at 526 Quality Drive in Clinton for a free, open house and “milk and cookies” toast....


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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