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Resources for Parents of Premature Infants

Mother and premie Making milk for your baby is one of the most important things you can do when your child is born early or is sick. Your milk contains many factors to help your baby stay healthy and grow better while in the intensive care unit. We know that premature infants who receive their mother’s milk have better brain development and are healthier even when they are older.

We understand that this is a very hard time for families when their child is ill. Pumping can be tough when you are tired and stressed. We hope that the information on this site helps you to understand the importance of mother’s milk for your baby, and helps you to be successful in producing milk for your baby.