Persistent pulmonary hypertension in babies

Persistent pulmonary hypertension in babies occurs when the normal cardiopulmonary transition fails outside the womb. It is a life-threatening condition for infants. It is a situation where the blood flow that leaves the heart faces an increased pressure. This kind of healthy condition is common among newborns and this can also lead to the abnormal Read More …

What is kangaroo style care?

Kangaroo style care is a developmental care that is beneficial for all newborns most especially for those who are in the NICU. It is also known as the skin to skin contact that involves direct contact between the newborn and the parent. Parents may hold their newborn baby very gently where they can listen to Read More …

Important things you need to know about breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is a personal matter. It is strongly recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). What are the benefits of breastfeeding to your baby? Breast milk provides the perfect nutrients for your baby. Breast milk has a perfect combination of vitamins, fat, and protein in Read More …

7 interesting facts about Vitamin D and breastmilk that parents need to know

  Vitamin D is very interesting and researchers are studying it these past few years. Vitamin D is for the metabolism of the bone. It is important throughout life and aside from that, Vitamin D has many other functions in the human body which plays an important role in the prevention of chronic diseases. This Read More …

What are the 5 benefits of coconut oil to your baby?

As a parent, your newborn baby is the most precious thing in the world. They are small, delicate, and fragile. A mother is always worried about everything. They are worried about hot drinks, sunburns, or even stray dogs. They are also worried about the chemicals that can be found in baby lotions and creams. Why Read More …