premature baby

Tips to help your premature baby to gain weight

Babies tend to gain maximum weight during the third trimester. Thus, if your baby is born prematurely, there’s a high risk that the baby would be underweight. Your baby’s birth weight is determined by how prematurely the baby is born. A premature baby’s weight is also affected by other factors such as expecting twins or triplets, mother’s health,...
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human-milk

Critical Growth Factors Exclusive to Human Milk

Reading Time: 3 minutesDr. Sabyasachi Chowdhury MRCPCH, Diploma in Child Health (DCH) Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MBBS Paediatrician, Kolkata One of the first decisions Anupama took for her son’s wellbeing was to breastfeed him for at least the first 6 months. Every book she read and every doctor she spoke to reaffirmed her decision....
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Premature Babies

Why Does My Baby Need To Be In NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit)?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Dr. Joshi Anand Kerketta MBBS, DCH, MD – Paediatrics Senior Consultant – Paediatrics & Neonatology Durgapur, West Bengal No mother wants to be separated from her newborn baby. However, due to medical reasons sometimes doctors may require the baby to spend a few days in the Neonatal Int...
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