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Caring for premature babies
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The parents' role

 
The parents' role

This is absolutely vital!

The presence of the baby’s mum and dad, their voices and physcial contact with the baby will help him/her get off to the best possible start and gain weight more quickly!

It’s encouraged by medical staff in all neonatal and Special Care Baby Units.




  
  

Sarah Horrocks
2009/03/21
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