Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Australia - breastmilk used to treat girl with tumour

The Sunshine Coast daily is reporting a case of a "gravely ill" 9 year old girl whose prognisis improved when she received human milk. The girl's mother and friend, who is a midwife, rounded up breastmilk from donors and she received 500ml daily for six months. The girl, the mother, and the midwife are not identified in the article.