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How long is milk usually good for after the date on the bottle?

Until it spoils: There are many factors that will make milk spoil, even sometimes before the date on the container. ...Read more

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How long is powdered milk good for?

When stored below: 40 degrees F, unopened in the pantry, powdered milk can last anywhere from 2-10 years. That's why survivalists love keeping it in their bunkers. ...Read more

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How long is breast milk good for in the fridge & freezer?

How long is breast milk good for in the fridge & freezer?

1 Week 6 months: One week in the fridge, be sure and use the back of the fridge rather than the fridge doors, since it's cooler. In your freezer breast milk can be stored for six months. ...Read more

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When can I stop sterilising my baby's milk bottles? Or is sterilisation even necessary? My country's sanitation is very good.

When can I stop sterilising my baby's milk bottles? Or is sterilisation even necessary? My country's sanitation is very good.

Why ever?: Sterilizing of bottles is a throw back to a time when parents made formula from condensed cow milk & it needed to be boiled to make it digestible. Babies also had problems with staph germs that were resistant to available abx. Today we know that a good bottle brush & cleaning the same way as your regular dishes is all that is necessary. Ditch the sterilizer & enjoy the extra time with your kid. ...Read more

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How long will it take to have good flow of breast milk?

How long will it take to have good flow of breast milk?

Depends : Most will see milk come in by 3 days with a regular birth and 4 days with a c section. Better flow is a balance between infant latching/feeding position the supportive factors of rest & maternal nutrition. ...Read more

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For how long can you freeze breast milk? Is it true is good for 3 months?

For how long can you freeze breast milk? Is it true is good for 3 months?

Frozen breastmilk: Frozen breast milk is good for 3-4 months. Label by date your breast milk pouch. Keep in the rear of your freezer. Defrost via putting in cool water bath. Do not microwave as that will denature the proteins/antibodies in the breast milk. ...Read more

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Is Tetra pack long shelf life cow milk as good for babies as fresh short shelf life cow milk? The tetra pack milk may have some preservatives in it.

Is Tetra pack long shelf  life cow milk as good for babies as fresh short shelf life cow milk? The tetra pack milk may have some preservatives in it.

Maybe: From what I understand in the packaging of shelf-stable milk such as Tetra pack, there is no additional preservatives. The milk is ultra-pasteurized, and the packaging is sterile, allowing long-term storage without refrigeration. However, it is not recommended to start cow's milk products until your baby is at least 1 year old. ...Read more

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50 years mom almost skinny.All blood tests are fine.I heard that ensure milk good for gaining weight.Is that right?How long it takes to gain weight?

50 years mom almost skinny.All blood tests are fine.I heard that ensure milk good for gaining weight.Is that right?How long it takes to gain weight?

Many ways to gain we: Ensure is a dietary supplement. It is good source of calories. But there are many simple, more natural foods which can achieve this goal. All airy products(milk, yogurt, ice cream and milk shakes) are great source of extra calories. So is meat, eggs and nuts. Add an extra bed time snack to her 3 meals a day schedule which will help also. ...Read more

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After taking out breast milk from the refrigerator and warming it how long is it good for in room temperature ?

After taking out breast milk from the refrigerator and warming it how long is it good for in room temperature ?

3-4 hours: There is little direct research in this regard. And given that yogurt is spoiled milk there is little likelihood of ill effect to a healthy baby if the milk is left out longer. But in all things baby . . . Prudence seems to be the best policy. ...Read more

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I pumped two 4 oz bottles of breast milk last night and put in the fridge. How long can I let it sit out after removing from fridge?

I pumped two 4 oz bottles of breast milk last night and put in the fridge. How long can I let it sit out after removing from fridge?

How long to spoil: Use your own sense of smell and taste. Ultimately use your baby's If you feed your baby and your baby pushes the bottle away that should be a signal to you. Do not force feed the baby. He or she is telling you something by pushing food away. When you have a brunch and set out food at the end I assume that you don't throw out the food but wrap up the leftovers and re-refrigerate the food. ...Read more

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My 6 w old baby recently had good rest only when fed with my pumped milk in bottle but when breast feed it takes hours and hours. Why? Is it problem?

My 6 w old baby recently had good rest only when fed with my pumped milk in bottle but when breast feed it takes hours and hours. Why? Is it problem?

Baby satisfied: Sounds like maybe the baby has latch issues on the breast and may not be getting as much to eat on the breast as when you gave the bottle. Baby may have some weak suck muscles that make breast feeding harder. Is there a lactation consultant in your area>? That would help so much! you may also benefit form an oral motor evaluation. Good question. ...Read more

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Any danger using 1tbs milk of magnesia nightly long term for tendency to constipation? Diet is good plenty of fiber etc. dont like miralax (polyethylene glycol) or colace.

Any danger using 1tbs milk of magnesia nightly long term for tendency to constipation? Diet is good plenty of fiber etc. dont like miralax (polyethylene glycol) or colace.

?: If you diet is good why do you need all these laxatives and softeners? No you cannot use milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) long term. Try water and exercise. Drink apple or prune juice. Get your system working on its own or you will be dependent on these softeners for the rest of your life. ...Read more

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Is milk good for eldery?

Is milk good for eldery?

Should be fine.: As long as they can tolerate the lactose, milk is a good source of calcium and protein for an elderly person. ...Read more

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Is milk good for our health?

Is milk good for our health?

Yes: It's a great natural source of calcium. However, many people with lactose intolerance can't tolerate it. No need to force yourself to drink it if you don't like it. It is easy to find other dietary sources of calcium. ...Read more

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Is cold milk is good for acidity?

Is cold milk is good for acidity?

Cold milk.: So far as i know the temperature of the milk does not have any influence. Milk can temporarily buffer stomach acid, but the calcium in it actually promotes acid production. If you are bothered by an acid stomach there are better options available. Speak to your doctor. ...Read more

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Is natural milk is good for adult?

Natural milk: If you mean unpasteurized milk, it is not good for you because many diseases can be transmitted by it. ...Read more

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What makes milk good for your health?

What makes milk good for your health?

Calcium , protein ..: Milk is essential food for infants . It contains numerous nutrients promote growth, development. In adults there is frequent lactose intolerance as w age digestion is changing . Protein and calcium could be found in Almonds, yogurt , fermented milk ( Kefir) .. almond milk is great replacement of cows milk. Little milk ok if you enjoy. Avoid too much since it can contribute to obesity. Moderation ...Read more

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Which milk powder is good for thr kids?

Which milk powder is good for thr kids?

Why powder vs. REAL: Lots of evidence humans perform best with love & eating real food, not from other animals or stuff processed out of food/food wastes. Careful of dominant marketing with no requirements to even research accuracy of claims, dshea act 1994. Suggest study: dietdoctor, taubes "how the government makes you fat", attia, nusi.Org, lustig fatchance.Html, big fat lies, paleo, westman md, stephen phinney etc. ...Read more

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Is milk good when you have the sniffles?

Is milk good when you have the sniffles?

Milk & congestion.: It's traditionally thought that milk increases congestion, but I'm not aware that this has ever been proven as actual fact. That being said, warm fluids like tea and soup would be better. ...Read more

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