For Patients: Human Milk Oligosaccharides (HMO) Infographic

Publish Date: 1 May 2024
Author(s): The ANHI team


Human Milk Oligosaccharides (HMOs) are unique prebiotics found in breast milk. They are used by the body to support digestive health and the immune system.

Print and share this infographic to teach new parents about the benefits of HMO in breast milk and infant formula. They’ll learn more about:
  • The definition of HMO
  • Understanding prebiotics
  • Potential benefits to baby
  • The number of HMOs in breast milk
  • The healthy role HMOs play in child health and development

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