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Pssst, that’s not breast milk you’re buying

April 6, 2015 by


by Amy Joyce, Washington Post When is breast milk not breast milk? When you order it online, apparently.In a new study, researchers found that 10 percent of the breast milk bought over the Internet is topped off with cow’s milk. That’s one in 10. According to the study, published in the journal Pediatrics, 10 out […]

Moms Beware: Dangerous bacteria found in breast milk sold on Internet

October 21, 2013 by


Baby learning to drink from a bottle, shallow DOF. Focus is on the bottle. (Scott Dunlap) Human breast milk is sold for babies on several online sites for a few dollars an ounce, but a new study says buyer beware: Testing showed it can contain potentially dangerous bacteria including salmonella, according to an article on […]