milk let-down

milk let-down

see Let-down reflex.
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The underlying mechanism or dose of magnesium is not yet fully understood as treatment for NA; however, magnesium is directly involved in oxytocin receptor binding (15) and oxytocin is essential for the milk let-down reflex (16).
Drinking small quantities of alcohol shortly before nursing was, and continues to be, believed by some to increase milk yield, facilitate milk let-down and relax both mothers and infants.
Since units from one side must be taken to the other side, a slow milking cow on one side may cause the cow on the other side to have her unit attached after her milk let-down response.
Understand the basics of milk let-down, mastitis transmission, and so on, and their implication on milking procedures for each system being considered.
Oxytocin plays a key role in the milk let-down during nursing.
That is, mothers who had consumed an alcoholic beverage believed their infants had ingested enough milk, reported that they experienced the sensation of milk let-down, and felt they had milk remaining in their breasts at the end of the majority of feedings.