What Is In Breast Milk?
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.
What is colostrum? How does it differ from mature milk?
What is transitional milk? How does it differ from colostrum and mature milk?
What is mature milk? How does it differ from colostrum and transitional milk?
Detailed definition of the term hindmilk in relation to breastfeeding
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.
Breast milk is flavored by the components that make it up along with the foods that you eat as part of your daily diet.