HPA, November 2006.
This is a reprint of Breastfeeding your ill or
premature baby, March 2006.
This booklet provides information about the benefits of breastfeeding
for ill or premature babies in intensive care, as well as
advice on how to express milk, maintain a good supply of
milk and correct storage of breast milk. Details of local
contacts for further information and advice are also included.
A5, 12 pages, booklet
available here (116kb)
Mothers of ill or premature babies
This booklet is distributed to mothers of babies admitted
to Special Care Baby Units. It was prepared on behalf of the
Northern Ireland Breastfeeding Strategy Group. For further information
on breastfeeding see the Breastfeeding
strategy for Northern Ireland.