need to know about colostrum*
The first 24 hours are the
most critical period in the life of a newborn.
It is during this time that the mother produces
colostrum, the rich "first milk". Depending
on when they were separated from the mother,
orphans may not have had sufficient, if any,
colostrum and their chances for survival are
What is colostrum?
The first breast milk produced after giving
birth is known as colostrum. Scientific studies
have shown that colostrum and nutrients derived
- Stimulate the normal growth, regeneration
and repair of muscle, skin collagen, bone cartilage
and nerve tissue
- Improve vitality and athletic performance
- Enhance the digestive system
- Build lean body mass
- Aid in infant survival
*Colustrum is a nutritional supplement, not
a drug. We are not permitted to make health claims
about the benefits of colostrum. However, hundreds of research
projects and clinical trials have been done with colostrum
and are available on the internet or your library.