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Ways to build immunity for a preemie baby

December 18, 2021 7:35 pm

Breast milk of mothers delivering preemies has more protein, fat and sodium salt, and this suits the nutritional needs of the preterm infant, says a doctor.

Arrived too soon: An essential guide for parents with preemies

November 20, 2021 8:46 pm

Dr Kishore Kumar says,"Prematurity is no one’s fault - certainly not the mother's fault."

World Prematurity Day: Nutrition needs of preterm babies

November 17, 2021 12:23 pm

Premature babies are deprived of the rich nutrition they get from their mother's placenta when they are born early

Nutrition alert: A guide to take care of your preterm baby

September 07, 2021 6:29 pm

In 75 per cent of cases, infections such as diarrhea and pneumonia pose a threat to the lives of newborns, said Dr Vikram Reddy, chief scientific officer, Neolacta Lifesciences

WHO urges healthworkers to allow lifesaving mother-baby contact

March 16, 2021 3:08 pm

Newborn babies all over the world have “a right to the life-saving contact they need with their parents”, and this should not be denied due to the COVID-19 pandemic, said Anshu Banerjee, a WHO expert in maternal and newborn health

How to identify the early symptoms of premature birth?

January 26, 2021 4:02 pm

There is a higher risk of issues among kids who are born prematurely. Preterm babies tend to grow at a slower pace than full-term babies

World Prematurity Day: Diseases preterm babies may carry when exiting the NICU

November 17, 2020 2:57 pm

Depending upon how early they are born and to support these babies, they may need Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) care, where doctors create an environment similar to the mother’s womb

World Prematurity Day 2020: How to take care of a preterm baby at home

November 17, 2020 12:32 pm

No need to worry if you are excited to take the baby home as caring for preterm babies is not so different from caring for normal term babies. You just need to keep a few important things in mind

'You cannot expect a delivery room setup in an aircraft': Doc who helped birth a baby on Delhi-Bengaluru flight

October 10, 2020 9:27 am

'I didn't have nurses or assistants with me; it was a challenge.'

Breastfeeding for a premature baby: Things new parents need to know

August 31, 2020 5:15 pm

Premature babies, especially the ones that are younger than 33 weeks, are not strong enough to gain nutrition by direct breastfeeding.