Forrest General Hospital Starts Breast Milk Depot - WHLT 22 Connecting the Pine Belt

Forrest General Hospital Starts Breast Milk Depot

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HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Forrest General Hospital is starting a breast milk depot that will help babies in neonatal intensive-

care units across America.

The depot will send breast milk to Mothers' Milk Bank in Austin, Texas. They will test it and send it to hospitals across the U.S. The demand for breast milk is on the rise and hospital officials say they need help from mothers lactating in the Pine Belt.

If you would like to donate, contact Forrest Generals Lactation Department at 601-288-3763.

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