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The Battle For Control Of The Growing Breast Milk Industry

It could trade for 400 times more than the price of crude oil and 2,000 times more than iron ore. If sold off the shelf, it could cost more than 150 times the price of a gallon of cow’s milk and 15 times more than coffee.

07/07/2015

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Study: Breast Milk Helps Infants Develop Gut Bacteria That Builds Immunity

Breastfeeding infants may help them form immunity-boosting gut bacteria, a new study suggests.

06/30/2015

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Baby Dies After Drinking Diluted Breast Milk: Police

Court records say Gwinnett County parents fed their 10-month-old watered-down milk that caused the baby’s brain to swell.

05/01/2015

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CDC: Breast-Feeding Rates Up, More Than 3-In-4 Mothers Try

Health officials say breast-feeding rates continue to inch up: Now more than 3 in 4 mothers try to breast-feed their newborns.

07/31/2013