Storage of Breast Milk

-always wash your hands and use clean equipment when expressing breast milk and storing it

-Breast milk can be kept at room temperature 26 degrees for 6 to 8 hours

-Breast milk can be stored in the back part of the fridge 4 degrees for 72 hours

-Breast milk can be stored in freezer for 3 months

-Breast milk can be stored in a deep freeze for 6/12 months

-Once thawed breast milk should be used within 4 hours and do not re freeze

-Do not defrost breast milk in microwave

-Ice cube containers well cleaned can be handy storage providing bottle has a wide neck to drop cubes in

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