Child's Health

COLOSTRUM (Liquid Gold)

Why is Colostrum called “Liquid Gold”?

Because it is the first secretion of mother's milk within the first hour of birth. It is generally yellow in color, and it is rich in healthy nutrients that the child needs to start a healthy and safe life.

What are the components of Colostrum?
Colostrum consists of a high percentage of:
  • Protein.
  • Fats.
  • Magnesium.
  • Carbohydrates.
  • Vitamin (A).
  • Vitamin (B).
  • vitamin (C).
What are the main components of golden Colostrum?
  • Lactoferrin: a protein component that strengthens the immunity of the body and protect it from diseases.
  • White blood cells: the antibodies that enhance the immune system.
  • Beta-carotene: colostrum’s yellowish color is due to the presence of beta-carotene, and it is rich in mineral elements (sodium, potassium, and chloride).
REMEMBER that taking care for your baby after birth begins with feeding him colostrum.

Last Update : 19 October 2022 02:07 PM
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