NEC Risk Reduced in 2nd Clinical Study Using 100% Human Milk Diet for Preemies

This week, Prolacta Bioscience announced a new clinical study just published by the Journal of Pediatrics clearly demonstrating that 100% exclusive human milk based diet for pre-term infants reduces chances of surgery associated with the life threatening disease necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC).  This reinforces a study in 2009 and points to a new standard of care for these infants.

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Entrepreneur Consultant John Pilmer Accepts Weekend Faculty Invitation at UVU

 

Entrepreneur Consultant John Pilmer is back by popular demand.

SALT LAKE CITY—August 27, 2013—Utah Valley University (UVU) has enlisted PilmerPR CEO and business advisor John Pilmer, to teach Entrepreneurship (MGMT 3170.301) for a fourth semester in the Woodbury School of Business. This introductory class for aspiring entrepreneurs offers students a unique view into the real world of creating a running a successful startup company. Since his class meets on Saturday mornings, Pilmer continues as CEO for PilmerPR.

“I’m pleased to ...

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BayCare Health Systems & Prolacta Bioscience Set Pace for Premature Infant 100% Breastmilk Diet

Partnership with Prolacta Bioscience (PilmerPR client) Ensures a Safe, Standardized, and Steady Supply of Pasteurized Donor Milk to Meet Feeding Needs of Premature Infants throughout BayCare Health System

CLEARWATER, Fla., July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — BayCare Health System has announced a partnership with Prolacta Bioscience to ensure a safe, standardized, and steady supply of pasteurized donor breast milk to meet the feeding requirements of their hospitalized premature infant population. Under the partnership, Prolacta will manage the breast milk donor qualification ...

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Mother’s Day – Pinterest was made for your day, Mom

Pinterest is definitely targeted at the female demographic, although that may change over time. If ever a social media aligned perfectly with a holiday, Pinterest was made for Mother’s Day. You will see a bunch of related graphics celebrating this special day in the next week or so. Here’s one from our client Prolacta, remembering that preemies in neonatal intensive care units (NICU) have mommies too. These moms are under a great deal of stress and could use a ...

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CSR PR a Mandate for Prolacta

Working with clients focused on corporate social responsibility public relations (CSR PR) makes me feel good. Here is an awesome announcement from our client Prolacta that makes me think we are making a difference for good.

Prolacta Bioscience has announced that more than one million dollars (USD$1,000,000) has been donated to various charitable organizations over the past five years.  Prolacta’s contributions to the International Breast ...

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Earth Day – Hats off to People Helping People

The so-called “Triple Bottom Line” of Green, which I first heard years back from Vinod Khosla, is People-Planet-Profits. On Earth Day, we focus most of our attention on the Planet component. However, this year I would like to step outside the box to remind us of the People component of Green.

The story goes, in many religions, that a man named Adam was ...

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ABC News: Local Moms Keep Preemies Alive

From time to time I get to be involved in a terrific cause. Doing Public Relations for Milk for Wishes Milk Bank & Helping Hands Milk Bank, both sponsored by Prolacta is one such cause. Prolacta produces the only human milk-based fortifier for severely premature infants in neonatal intensive care units (NICU).

Here’s a story we facilitated in South Carolina that shows why Prolacta and breast milk donation matter.

ABC Columbia television FULL STORY.

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Make-A-Wish Receives Donation from Prolacta Bioscience – CSR

It feels good to affiliate with clients that are socially responsible. This includes PilmerPR clients Milk for Wishes Milk Bank & Prolacta Bioscience.

Prolacta Bioscience, the first and only company to offer human milk fortifier (HMF) made from 100% human breast milk for critically ill, premature infants, announced today an initial donation of $7500 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation®. Prolacta’s donation is ...

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