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What does HM stand for?

HM stands for Human Milk

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Melbourne, September 2 ( ANI ): Mothers who are unable to breastfeed are reaching out to strangers on social media for donations of human milk to avoid the cost of registered milk banks.
today announced a partnership with King West Pictures and the Northwest Mothers Milk Bank (NWMMB) to increase awareness of human milk banks and the value of breastmilk feeding, especially for preterm babies.
Healthcare providers can take action to support breastfeeding during a disaster by keeping families together; creating safe havens for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers where security, counseling, water, and food are available; assuring mothers that human milk can contribute significant nutrition in the absence of safe complementary foods; assisting new mothers to initiate breastfeeding; promoting, encouraging and supporting exclusive breastfeeding.
It is, of course, an argument that is being held in lots of different ways at the moment: why should it be considered normal to feed babies with cows milk rather than donated human milk (as talked about in Weekend magazine's interview with Kate Garraway are most worried about.