NICU Life

The Joy of Ex (pressing)

October 12, 2007 3 Comments »

The other day I discovered the wonderfully cheeky League of Maternal Justice, committed “to expose the injustices perpetrated against mothers everywhere and to exact vengeance through aggressive finger-wagging and online shaming”. Superhero Lactavista single handedly defends breast feeders with her ... Read More »

Breast Milk Banks

August 3, 2007 1 Comment »

Doctors Call For Breast Milk Banks Neonatal specialists say the lives of many premature babies could be saved if there were more breast milk donation banks in Australia. The first national breastfeeding conference is being held in Melbourne and will ... Read More »

Kangaroo Cuddles Help Premature Babies

May 2, 2007 No Comments »

Georgia was born 10 weeks premature. Now, at 32 weeks, she is placed skin-to-skin on her adoring mother’s chest, tucked into place under mum’s jumper. “Kangaroo care”, as it is officially known, involves parents cuddling up to premature infants each ... Read More »