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#1 of 2 Old 01-09-2011, 12:50 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I *know* I remember seeing a study a few years back (I believe it was an Israeli study) about the chemistry of a baby's saliva telling the mother's breast what it's milk content should be.  IOW, baby's saliva influenced the content of the milk.

 

Does anyone know where I can find this study?  I've tried every possible phrase in google and it's not coming up for me.

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Do a pubmed search (it's free). When searching, include two key words and the word "AND" b/twn them in bold. For example, "breastmilk AND saliva":

 

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed

 

Science Daily is another great way to find papers:

 

http://www.sciencedaily.com/search/

 

In the meantime, I'll try to help you find it...

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