Thursday, July 29, 2010

Components of breast milk

Here is a mnemonic sent by Khairul Anwar to remember components of breast milk:
Fatty Silly Mommies in Washington Loves to Puke their nEonates, But In North America, 3 Ladies Unsaturate their fats
The first letters stand for:
Fat, Salt, Minerals, Water, Lactose, Protein, Enzymes; Bifidus factor, Interferon, Non-specific factors, Antibodies, Lactoferrin, Leucocytes, Lysozyme, Unsaturated fatty acids

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