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  • Nutrition

    Overcoming breastfeeding problems

    Breast milk contains the appropriate amounts of carbohydrates, protein, and fat, and provides, minerals, vitamins, and hormones that infants require. Breast milk also contains antibodies from the mother that can help the baby resist infections.

    Problems with breastfeeding are common in new mothers. Most problems can be easily treated or solved. If you have a breastfeeding problem, contact a lactation consultant. This is a person who specializes in breastfeeding.

  • Special Topic

    Oxygen therapy - infants

    Oxygen is a gas that the cells in your body need to work properly. The air we breathe normally contains 21% oxygen. We can receive up to 100% oxygen. WHY IS OXYGEN USED? Babies with heart or lung problems may need to breathe increased amounts of oxygen to get normal levels of oxygen in their ...