Managing Premature Twins

Management of Premature Twins babies Twin babies at 32 weeks (8th month), were extracted after caesarian section (LSCS) for anterior placenta which makes normal delivery very challenging. The twin children were showing signs of distress and hence emergency LSCS was performed, however the twin babies were premature and required intensive care. Premature birth or Preterm […] Read more

Dehydration in Babies

When there is not enough fluid in a baby’s body, they experience dehydration. Babies are more prone to dehydration that adults. Dehydration can be caused due to excessive loss of fluid through vomiting, diarrhea, fever and sweating.  It is very important to keep track of the baby’s fluid intake in order to keep dehydration at […] Read more

Managing Croup in Babies

Croup is a respiratory condition occurring in children where the larynx (voice box) and trachea (windpipe) swells. Croup is common among kids who are between 6 months to 3 years old. It is quite in children older than 6 years. Causes Croup is generally a result of viral infections like Influenza & Parainfluenza.  However, it […] Read more

Massaging a newborn baby

Massaging of a newborn baby is the gentle pressing of the baby’s body with rhythmic strokes. It serves multiple purposes and has numerous advantages for the baby. It helps in improving the baby’s digestion, assisting the baby in gaining weight, improves blood circulation and soothing of teething pain. The gentle massaging of the baby produces […] Read more