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What Is In Breast Milk?

Breast milk sets itself apart from any other form of infant nutrition. What is in breast milk? What makes it so amazing?

The Content and Composition of Breast Milk
Exactly what makes up breast milk? What is in it that makes it so powerful? Here are the facts.

Colostrum
What is colostrum? How does it differ from mature milk?

Transitional Milk
What is transitional milk? How does it differ from colostrum and mature milk?

Mature Milk
What is mature milk? How does it differ from colostrum and transitional milk?

Hindmilk
Detailed definition of the term hindmilk in relation to breastfeeding

Foremilk
Details definition of the term foremilk in relation to breastfeeding

What Are Some Specific Enzymes Present In Breast Milk?
Enzymes in breast milk serve a variety of functions. Here are some details on some of the major enzymes present in breast milk.

Lipids in Breast Milk
Here are some details on lipids in breast milk. What is the importance of lipids?

Carbohydrates in Breast Milk
What are the main carbohydrates in breast milk?

Proteins in Breast Milk
What are the main proteins in breast milk?

Lactoferrin in Breast Milk
What is lactoferrin? What does lactoferrin do in breast milk?

Lysozyme in Breast Milk
What is lysozyme? What does lysozyme do in breast milk?

Immunoglobulins in Breast Milk
What are immunoglobulins? What function do they have in breast milk?

Enzymes in Breast Milk
What is the function of enzymes in breast milk?

Minerals in Breast Milk
What are the essential minerals present in breast milk?

Vitamins in Breast Milk
What are the essential vitamins present in breast milk?

Hormones in Breast Milk
What are the essential hormones present in breast milk?

The Colors of Breast Milk
Breast milk isn't always white. Foods, vitamins, herbs and other influences can affect the color of breast milk.

The Flavor of Breast Milk

Breast milk is flavored by the components that make it up along with the foods that you eat as part of your daily diet. 

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