lactation


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Synonyms for lactation

the period following birth during which milk is secreted

the production and secretion of milk by the mammary glands

feeding an infant by giving suck at the breast

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Table 2: Physicochemical characterization of milk during the stage of lactation; n=128 Early Middle End p lactation of lactation of lactation pH 6.
The trend is most pronounced of all in a first-calf heifer which will give more milk in both her first and second lactations if her first calf is female.
She said establishments could avail of these benefits in exchange for a small investment in building lactation facilities.
The Sharjah Baby Friendly City (SBFC) campaign, in collaboration with Maternal and Child Health Centre Sharjah and the Emirates Medical Association Lactation Consultant Society, have announced the commencement of its Advanced Lactation Workshop Series for 2014.
The lactation center provides a private space for nursing mothers to pump breast milk.
The Lactation Clinic was officially inaugurated by Dr Khalid Ibrahim al-Badr, assistant manager (Primary Health Services) at QP.
Results: It was noticed that more women were convinced that amount of diet should be increased during lactation.
1) Spontaneous bloody nipple discharge during pregnancy and lactation is a rare clinical condition.
Lactation consultants Mannel, Martens, and Walker compile 43 chapters that outline the core curriculum for lactation consultant practice developed by the International Lactation Consultant Association, to help consultants prepare for the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) certification and practice as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant.
The average Sahiwal cow produces about 2,270 litres of milk per lactation.
DiMario is one of four registered nurse lactation consultants at UMass Memorial Medical Center - Memorial Campus, about to be replaced by non-nurse lactation consultants from a private company in a money-saving move that has prompted opposition from other nurses, their union and the Massachusetts Breastfeeding Coalition.
A 30-year-old transgender woman in the United States reportedly breastfed her newborn baby by induced lactation in a possible first-ever recorded case, a study published Thursday in (http://online.
Days to first heat, days to first service, days open, calving interval, pregnancy rate at first service (PR), and services per conception (SPC) were analyzed with a repeated measures model that included SIRE (except for SPC and PR), BG, CY, CS, and lactation number.
AMS reduces the workload of milking and enables milking frequency to be controlled by an individual cow according to her milk production and lactation stage without incurring extra labour costs [2,3].
The completed lactation records of 50 Brown Swiss and 237 Simmental cows were evaluated to determine their milk yield performance.