Baby's Grasp

MaxiMoM

Maximizing Mothers' Milk for Preterm Infants

 

300,000

babies in Canada are born preterm every year

We aim to improve the health of infants born preterm

through nutrition 

 

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LATEST RESEARCH PUBLICATION

Our newest research is a systematic review of the literature. Findings from this review suggest that children born preterm continue to experience frequent oromotor eating difficulties and challenging eating behaviours throughout the early years, more commonly than term-born peers.

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NEW BLOG POST

Our newest blog post explores a new technique for pasteurizing human donor milk without heating, known as high-pressure processing or HPP. Read the post to learn more about HPP's ability to eliminate bacteria and viruses from human milk while preserving important bioactive components in the milk. 

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SickKids Research Institute

Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning

686 Bay Street

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

M5G 0A4

Department of Nutritional Sciences

University of Toronto

1 King's College Circle

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

M5S 1A8

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