Best Practices for COVID-19–Positive or Exposed Mothers—Breastfeeding and Pumping Milk

JAMA Pediatrics

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What The Article Says: This Patient Page offers breastfeeding and pumping milk guidelines for mothers who have tested positive for COVID-19, who have been exposed to COVID-19 or work in a setting with increased risk of exposure to the virus.

Authors: Sandra E. Sullivan, M.D., I.B.C.L.C., and Lindsay A. Thompson, M.D., M.S., of the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, are the authors.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.3341)

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