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2011-03-31 09:00:00

ATLANTA, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to providing nutrients and other health benefits for infants, breast milk is recommended. However, for those mothers who cannot or choose not to breastfeed, or those who supplement breastfeeding with infant formula, it is critical to the health of the baby that parents and caregivers properly follow safe preparation, handling and storage instructions for the baby's formula. See video from NAPNAP at:...

2011-03-31 00:00:00

"Churches all over the world are filled with images of Mary nursing baby Jesus, and yet we can't imagine letting our daughters learn how important breastfeeding is for our society? Americans have been duped into believing that breastfeeding is shameful," says Dennis Lewis, U.S. spokesperson for Berjuan Toys. Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 30, 2011 Controversy has exploded over the launch of the world's first breastfeeding doll, "The Breast Milk Baby" into the U.S. market. The doll lets young girls...

2011-03-22 00:00:00

Little girls need to learn to breastfeed. Berjuan Toys, the company that has always supported the development of small children by producing interesting, engaging dolls, continues its tradition with the release of the world's first breastfeeding baby doll, The Breast Milk Baby. Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 21, 2011 Little girls need to learn to breastfeed. Berjuan Toys, the company that has always supported the development of small children by producing interesting, engaging dolls, continues its...

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2011-03-16 07:15:00

Researchers note in a new study that breast milk with added nutrients does not appear to boost growth rates in premature infants through the first year of their life. Researchers followed 320 infants born premature -- weighing less than 5 pounds and born between the 24th and 32nd week of pregnancy -- and found that none of those given protein-fortified breast milk grew any larger by 12 months old than those who were given regular breast milk. The results were surprising, according to lead...

2011-03-15 06:00:00

HARBIN, China, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Rodobo International, Inc. ("Rodobo", or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: RDBO), a fast growing producer and distributor of high-quality formula milk powder for infants, children, the middle aged and the elderly, has received a new production license for its operating subsidiary in China, Harbin Rodobo Dairy Co., Ltd ("Harbin Rodobo"). As previously announced, on February 23, 2011, the Company passed its on-the-spot...

2011-03-10 06:45:00

BOULDER, Colo., March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pure Research Products, LLC, distributors of Del-Immune V®, which has been used in the U.S. and other countries for more than 10 years, has introduced a new immunotherapy product that may change the way people fend off winter germs and other bodily invaders that can compromise health. New DPS® Throat Spray, formulated with natural bovine liquid colostrum derived from cows, contains Proline-rich Polypeptides...

2011-03-03 01:17:12

Giving breastfeeding infants of HIV-infected mothers a daily dose of the antiretroviral drug nevirapine for six months halved the risk of HIV transmission to the infants at age 6 months compared with giving infants the drug daily for six weeks, according to preliminary clinical trial data presented today. The longer nevirapine regimen achieved a 75 percent reduction in HIV transmission risk through breast milk for the infants of HIV-infected mothers with higher T-cell counts who had not yet...

2011-03-01 08:00:00

MCHENRY, Ill., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Medela today announced the launch of the 2011 Breastfeeding Hall of Excellence - an exciting expansion of the Lactation Consultant Hall of Excellence. The program will now honor the hard-work, dedication and best practices of lactation consultants, as well as other professional and community breastfeeding advocates. The Breastfeeding Hall of Excellence inductees will be announced during World Breastfeeding Week in August 2011 and will be...

2011-02-28 06:00:00

HARBIN, China, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Rodobo International, Inc. ("Rodobo", or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: RDBO), a fast growing producer and distributor of high-quality formula milk powder for infants, children, the middle aged and the elderly, has been orally informed that its operating subsidiary in PRC, Harbin Rodobo Dairy Co., Ltd ("Harbin Rodobo"), has passed its on-the-spot inspection performed by the Heilongjiang Bureau of Quality and Technical...

2011-02-24 15:39:13

Scientists investigating natural ways to enhance athletic performance have found that bovine colostrum can massively reduce gut permeability "“ otherwise known as 'leaky gut syndrome.' Their findings, published in the March issue of the American Journal of Physiology-Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology, could have positive implications not just for athletes but also for sufferers of heatstroke. A research group led by Ray Playford, Professor of Medicine at Barts and The London School...