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Gemma's story

A trial funded by Action Medical Research showed that babies who received milk feeding within two days of being born achieved full milk feeds faster and the incidence of necrotising enterocolitis (NEC) did not increase, whereas the late feeding group needed a longer course of intravenous feeding and a longer stay in intensive care.

Credit: ITV Meridian Tonight, 6.00pm 25/4/12.
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