8.3  Counselling on how to feed preterm and low birth weight babies

The breast milk produced by the mothers of preterm babies is even more nutritious than the milk produced by mothers whose babies were born at full term. Therefore, a preterm mother’s milk is the best milk for the preterm or low birth weight baby and it should not be discarded, as no other milk can replace its benefits.

8.2.2  Classification on gestational age

8.3.1  Breastfeeding and cup feeding