Medela breast milk
Remember to collect and store breast milk in clean containers specifically made for breast milk storage. Here's how long your liquid gold can be. Many mothers find it convenient or even necessary to collect their breast milk and store it to be used later. Such is the case for mothers who are returning to work. Expressed breast milk is the best food for your baby when you're not around. So how can you store, freeze and thaw breast milk safely? Read our essential. The first few days: Your breast milk coming in. During this phase of breast milk production, your body is waiting for the levels of the pregnancy hormone progesterone to drop (which start to fall after you deliver the placenta), and milk-producing hormones, including prolactin, . The Medela breast milk bottles are a perfect complement to your breastfeeding experience. Medela’s breast milk bottles are compatible with all Medela breast pumps and Calma, making it easy to pump, store and feed using the same container. Refer to the Breast Milk Storage chart below to learn how to store breast milk. Be sure to use the right size breast shield to ensure proper fit, maximized comfort and efficient pumping. Medela makes different sizes of PersonalFit™ breast shields to fit all nipple sizes, from 21mm to 36mm.