More Tips For Feeding The Family, Hurricane Edition : The Salt : NPR

More Tips For Feeding The Family, Hurricane Edition : The Salt : NPR.

Whether you get outside or you’re stuck inside for awhile, lots of us are going to have to throw out some food after the storm. There’s no way around it if the power’s off for several hours or days (see this list to keep everything as safe as possible).

But one of the more heartbreaking issues new moms face during power outages like this one that can last for days includes losing frozen breastmilk. Over at the San Diego Breastfeeding Center, they report that breastmilk can stay safe in a full freezer once the power’s out for 48 hours, sometimes more, plus they have some helpful tips on storing it longer……

 
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