Definition of Lactation. Meaning of Lactation. Synonyms of Lactation

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Definition of Lactation

Lactation
Lactation Lac*ta"tion, n. A giving suck; the secretion and yielding of milk by the mammary gland.

Meaning of Lactation from wikipedia

- Lactation describes the secretion of milk from the mammary glands and the period of time that a mother lactates to feed her young. The process naturally...
- Erotic lactation is ****ual arousal by breastfeeding on a woman's breast. Depending on the context, the practice can also be referred to as adult suckling...
- In zoology, male lactation is production of milk (lactation) from a male mammal's mammary glands. It is well-do****ented in the Dayak fruit bat and the...
- Lactation", or in the Lactation Wikipedia Article. Changes in pregnancy, starting around 16 w****s gestational age, prepare the breast for lactation....
- A lactation consultant is a health professional who specializes in the clinical management of breastfeeding. The International Board of Lactation Consultant...
- Lactation room (or Lactorium) is an American English term for a private space where a nursing mother can use a breast pump. The development is mostly...
- In breastfeeding, lactation failure may refer to: Primary lactation failure, a cause of low milk supply in breastfeeding mothers Cessation of breastfeeding...
- Lactational amenorrhea, also called postpartum infertility, is the temporary postnatal infertility that occurs when a person is amenorrheic (not menstruating)...
- Lactation suppression refers to the act of suppressing lactation by medication or other non pharmaceutical means. The **** may become painful when engorged...
- A lactation counselor is a healthcare provider recognized as an expert in the fields of human lactation and breastfeeding counseling. A certified lactation...