The PMG team of Neonatologists are supporters of “Breast is Best”, as the benefits of breast feeding premature babies are immense in helping them grow stronger and healthier everyday.
However for many mothers, they are unable to provide breast milk for a variety of reasons and that is why breast milk donations are so important. The Mother’s Milk Bank in San Jose, CA has partnered with Community Regional Medical Center to provide donated breast milk for prematurely born babies. Fresno’s ABC 30 recently produced a news story about this new partnership and the benefits of breast feeding. Click here to view the video: http://abclocal.go.com/kfsn/story?section=news/health/health_watch&id=8922194
To find out more information about how to donate breast milk, please visit the Mother’s Milk Bank website: http://mothersmilk.org/