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at the grand opening of the New York Milk Bank Features

The New York Milk Bank, New York, USA Photos: Justin Chauncey Photography The New York Milk Bank is now supplying pasteurized donor human milk to infants in need.  On September 21, 2016, The New York Milk Bank, a nonprofit in Westchester County, NY, USA, opened as the first and only comprehensive, community-based milk bank in New York State. The milk bank is committed to increasing availability and...

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Jo Sergeant Mothers' Stories

Johanna Sargeant, Waedenswil, Zurich, Switzerland   The use of informal milk sharing among mothers continues to be taboo in our modern, medically driven society. It seems everybody holds a strong opinion on the subject. Milk sharing is viewed as either one of the most wonderful gifts a mother can give or it is irresponsible and reckless, particularly without rigorous medical checks and screening of mother and milk. Many people struggle to articulate...

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