An Overview of the Benefits to Breastfeeding


  • A collection of informational articles to assist mothers in answering any questions they may have regarding breastfeeding.


Mothers’ Milk Bank Northeast accepts donations of human milk to ensure that medically fragile babies receive it. They also offer safe, pasteurized donor milk to families throughout the Northeast who need to supplement breastfeeding in the first few weeks post-partum when available. Learn more by visiting the website at or by contacting Kylia Garver, Director of Hospital Relations and Community Education, at or 617-340-3497.

The First Feeding

Should I Breastfeed or Bottle feed?

How Often to Breastfeed

Breastfeeding Benefits Your Baby's Immune System

Alcohol & Breast Milk