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Exclusive Breast Milk Feeding Rates

Portsmouth Regional Hospital: Donor Milk Helps Raise Exclusive Breast Milk Feeding Rates

Portsmouth Regional Hospital began offering pasteurized donor human milk in 2015—initially because a parent requested it—and soon thereafter noted a remarkable effect: exclusive breast milk feeding rates skyrocketed, from 50% to... More > about Portsmouth Regional Hospital: Donor Milk Helps Raise Exclusive Breast Milk Feeding Rates

What Inspired Me to Open the Milk Bank

Guess Who Was a Preemie? As the founding director of Mothers’ Milk Bank Northeast, and now president of the Human Milk Banking Association of North... More > about What Inspired Me to Open the Milk Bank

Making the Dream True

Adapted from original January 18, 2016 post. In observing the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr, we think about how he was making the dream... More > about Making the Dream True

A Little Boy with a Big Heart: Helping Babies Grow Strong

“My five-year-old son would like to make a charitable gift to help ‘moms and dads feed their babies.’ He’s been saving some of his money... More > about A Little Boy with a Big Heart: Helping Babies Grow Strong

Meet Milk Bank Volunteer Midge Benjamin

Being a nonprofit milk bank, volunteers are at the heart and soul of our operation. We often talk about the generous mothers who donate their... More > about Meet Milk Bank Volunteer Midge Benjamin

Medical Laboratory Professionals

Originally posted on April 29, 2016. We couldn’t do our work without them This week, April 24-30, is Medical Laboratory Professionals Week. It is an... More > about Medical Laboratory Professionals