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Newborn health

Newborn nutrition and feeding

This section contains RHL summaries of published systematic reviews on care of the newborn infant, newborn nutrition and feeding and management of unwell newborns.
A nurse looks after a sleeping premature baby in an incubator, Azerbajan

Delayed introduction of progressive enteral feeds to prevent necrotising enterocolitis in very low birth weight infants

Preterm baby being held close to mother's chest

Formula milk versus donor breast milk for feeding preterm or low birth weight infants

A mother walks with her three-months-old son in her arms, Bangladesh

Nutrient-enriched formula versus standard term formula for preterm infants following hospital discharge