Monthly Archives: August 2010

Why is my baby is refusing my stored breastmilk?

So you may feel confused about what is happening to your milk if your freezer is working fine and yet your milk is still being refused. The answer may lie in your milk itself, lipase is an enzyme in breast milk and it digests fat. So lets talk about lipase and it’s purpose: Continue reading

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Diabetes Resources

Links to important diabetes information and services for Native families Continue reading

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Infant Feeding Resources

Why is breastfeeding important? Find out here. Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Resources

A listing of domestic violence resources for Native women Continue reading

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Postpartum Depression Resources

Websites and hotline numbers for postpartum depression (PPD) Continue reading

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Potential Risks Associated With Informal Human Milk Sharing

Another critical variable in milk sharing is whether the milk has come from a mother who is taking medications, street drugs or has in some other way compromised her milk. Continue reading

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