Babies born early or with health conditions often require advanced care in the NICU. Yet it's still best if these babies can receive human milk while getting this specialized care.
Breast milk may be the best food we have to offer newborns, but that does not mean formula offers no value. In fact, formula use may help breastfeeding efforts in some situations.
Pre-term babies are at risk of developing a variety of complications and health issues as they grow. One common issue for these children is wheezing.
You're out with your baby and the pacifier falls on the ground. You pop it in your mouth to "clean" it and give it back to your baby. Can that simple act affect your baby's future allergies?
Preemies are at higher risk for various health problems, depending on how early they are born. One possible health risk is insufficient vitamin D levels.