Storage and transport of human milk

August 12, 2017 17:51 | Feeding Children

stockpiling the most valuable in the nature of the food product is an investment in the future of nutrition and health of your child, especially as a backup when you return to work, in the event of serious illness or any other incident that may temporarily separate a mother and child.Here's how to take care of this valuable product.

Storing expressed milk

reusable objects used for pumping and storage of milk must be cleaned and sterilized.Rinse all dairy containers, bottles and accessories with cold water and then wash them thoroughly with hot soapy water.Dishwasher with a water temperature no lower than 82 ° C

produce satisfactory sterilization of these items.

To store the milk without risk, follow these guidelines:

• Carefully wash your hands before expressing milk.

• Use a hard plastic or glass containers.

• If you find that disposable plastic bags to store and transport the milk is more convenient to breast milk, be sure to insert the package into another, in case the outer package broken


• tare of from 120 to 180 ml, filling bottles only some 60 ml.Since milk is thawed quickly and less to be thrown away.

• Freezer bags distributed through the catalog of «La Leche League», specially designed for freezing and storing breast milk (they Gluing and sterile).

• Keep the container in place of milk, since milk expands when it freezes.

• Point to each party the date and place of the oldest bottles in advance, and also marks all unusual that you have recently received - for example, any unusual food, medicine, even aspirin.

• You can add fresh milk to that which is already frozen, but be sure to pre-cool the new batch in the fridge, because when you add warm milk the upper layer of old

review breast pumps for user

Type Breast

How does

When convenient

Shaped Hand

Compression pear provides

breast (known

sucking milk from the breast

as "velosiped-

ny hooter", or manual

breast with pear)

Cylindrical ruch-

A plastic cylinder

When the mother has pro-

tion breast

inserted into another.Pulling

drive away from the child only

Medela Manualectric

of the inner cylinder, you

few hours a day


call sucking milk

Ameda / Egnell Lact-H

into the outer cylinder, which can be used as a container for the storage of milk, a feeding bottle if put on his pacifier, or can be used for transfusionmilk in the container attached

breast Pump on

Retraction in the breast may

When mothers needed stsezhi-


loka provided rabotayu-

Vat milk for

Gentle Expressions

conductive battery-powered motor;

many hours, but close

Ameda / Egnell Lact-B

pressing on the valve or button

no electrical outlet

Mag-Mag (with adapter)

ku mother periodically interrupt

Medela (with adapter)

Vaeth drawing milk

Small electric

Smallmotor ensures

When mothers needed stsezhi-

ENGLISH breast

Vaeth continuous retraction

Vat milk for

Nurture III


long periods

Automatic electric

This breast pump automatically

When mothers needed stsezhi-

tric breast

ski increases and decreases in-

Vat milk for a long time,

Medela Ameda / Egnell

intensity of the absorption of imidazole

example, if the child is under-

Tyre sucking child.When

Wearing it or hospitalization

the lever mother can re-

ized;or when the mother pro-

regulate suction power

leads away from the baby all day;preparing to breastfeed an adopted child, or if a few weeks or months of her breast milk is not suitable for a child



Special Notes


not enough to effectively mediated

We do not recommend this type of

rozhnyaet chest;uncomfortable;It can damage the breasts.Milk can get into the bulb and become a breeding ground for bacteria

breast pumps

most popular, self

requires two hands;Examples mother

Model Medela Manualectric

my simple device;

hoditsya spend own

can be used with electric

easy to wash, transport

tion energy to pump

tric breast pump

and enjoy;effective

milk;therefore not practical

tive, easy, do not You are a

for long-term pumping.

binding unpleasant

Sealing gaskets


shrivel over time; therefore,

range of $ 25- $ 30

mu have to find new

Small, portable

retracting force is not regulated

duration pumping

ny, lightweight, easily may

etsya and weakened to the extent that,

can be halved

etsya;we can use them

both sit batteries, replacement

while using

or join one hand.

which significantly increases

Vania two breast pumps.

Price range

Vaeth unit cost

models with batteries sta-

$ 40- $ 60

novyatsya more accessible

a more constant force

Mothers have to remember

Model Nurture III is one

retraction than the young

the need to interrupt

simultaneously express milk

kootsosa on batteries;

operation of the device.Price

from both breasts

intensity regulated

range of $ 90-100

etsya;small size

most effective and

Although very convenient for polzo-

halves the duration

comfort of all may

Vatel, some models do not

tions the breast pump, double

lokootsosov;suitable for

have attractive di-

tion system pumping increased



Zayn and stimulate Part

decreases prolactin

of work may re-

maternal instinct. For the most

blood. Lactina Model of

regulate individually

necks part of the breast

company Medelahas practically


have too large gaba-

cally all the advantages BO

reduces the intensity;

Rita and too heavy and

Leia overall electrical

empties the breast more

intended for use

breast pumps and it port-


tion in a stationary manner

tive.Can turn


(in one place)

in manual breast pump, if there is no electricity

can defrost and then begin to multiply bacteria.

• Breast milk can be safely stored at room temperature in a clean capacity of six to ten hours.However, we recommend to clean the milk in the refrigerator as soon as it is decanted.

• Breast milk can be stored in the refrigerator before use up to five days, after which it should be frozen.Fresh breast milk is better for the baby than frozen, so if you know you are using it for a few days, store in the refrigerator.

• Milk can be stored in: a freezer compartment of a refrigerator having a single door, for two weeks;freezer compartment having two door refrigerator / freezer three or four months;deep frozen at a constant temperature - 18 ° C for six months and longer.