New On-demand Offering: “Managing an Exclusive Human Milk Diet in VLBW Infants: Optimizing Enteral Nutrition”

Prolacta Bioscience* presents: “Managing an Exclusive Human Milk Diet in VLBW Infants: Optimizing Enteral Nutrition” Human milk feedings during the critical periods of early life for premature infants contribute to both short and long-term benefits. “The potential benefits of human milk are such that all preterm infants should receive human milk.” (AAP, 2012) Additionally, all preterm […]

“Feeding Strategies to Prevent Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)” – CE expires 3/20/18

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences with an education grant by Mead Johnson Nutrition present…“Feeding Strategies to Prevent Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)” – CE expires 3/20/18 Presenter will discuss the benefits of a mother’s milk for the preterm infant and review possible mechanisms in regard to its ability to prevent the intestinal infection necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC). […]

“Evaluating Nutrient Loss In Continuous Enteral Feeding Systems”

Nutrition Advisory Committee (NAC) presents…”Evaluating Nutrient Loss In Continuous Enteral Feeding Systems” Very low birth weight (VLBW) and other high-risk infants require accurate delivery of nutrients to promote appropriate growth. However, loss of nutrients may occur during gavage feeding of fortified human milk. This presentation examines literature that has quantified nutrient loss based on current […]