A practical guide to Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC). This is a natural approach to care for all newborns, especially premature and fragile babies, which includes skin-to-skin contact, promotion of lactation and early breastfeeding, improvement of baby’s physiological stability & outcomes, and support of the mother-baby dyad. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED by pediatric hospitals!
Talking To NICU Babies Could Help Later Development
Pregnancy is supposed to be easy, but sometimes your baby girl or baby boy ends up in the neonatal intensive care unit. Some friends and family think they understand what you’re going through, but here’s 7 things I wish people knew about prematurity, its effects on a family and how to help someone in the NICU.