premature baby in NICU avoiding infection

If your premature baby is in the NICU the staff and parents take every precautions in avoiding infections in the NICU but these of course cannot be illiminated fully just by handwashing alone. Sometimes infections are viral fungal or caused by direct lines leads etc attached to a babys body. After days,weeks and finally being able to […]

worried mum premature baby SCBU what does a Nicu nurse do

worried mum premature baby SCBU what does a Nicu nurse do? depending on the level of care needed for your baby in special care determines how much of a role the nicu nurse will do. in your absence they will care for baby more but as a parent you can do babys basic care needs […]

Babies in SCBU should friends visit a premature baby

Babies in SCBU should friends visit your premature baby the answer is No ,partly due to infection control and keeping germs from babies  plus hospitals are strict for visiting sick babies and premature infants  immediately family only.no family member will even be allowed onto the SCBU ward if mum or dad isn’t there (if the […]

tiny babies can they get rashes face born premature

tiny babies can they get rashes on their face born premature baby born tiny and early for dates is it true they can get a Rash? yes baby can get a rash on the face known as a milk rash . Do not be tempted to squash and pimples like a spot, the rash will go […]

can babies early get sore bum Premature baby

can babies born early get sore bum Premature baby Dear Cheeky Chums my premature baby was born early can babies really get a sore bum so soon after birth.it has just started to break skin what can I do the wipes seem soft enough to the touch. yes even premature babies can get a sore […]