TITLE

MUMS IN NEED

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Woman's Day (Australia Edition);12/1/2008, Vol. 60 Issue 48, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the suggestions given to a mother having difficulty in breastfeeding as her baby was diagnosed with gastro-oesophageal reflux. It advises to swaddling the baby to calm him. When it did not work, a dummy is offered, and once he was calm, the breast was reattached to him. It adds that the mother's positioning looked god and the baby had a good weight gain.
ACCESSION #
35786580

 

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