Bio-molecules in human breast milk stop inflammation

Bio-molecules-in-human-breast-milk-stop-inflammation

BWH researchers investigate the protective health properties of breast milk

Source: Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Summary: Human breast milk, which provides essential nutrients and antibodies to newborns, has long been known to play an important role in infant development and the immune system. In a new study, researchers report that human breast milk serves as a reservoir for bio-molecules that help to resolve inflammation and combat infection. read more