Premature Babies

Disclaimer: This information should not be considered as medical advice. It is not to be used in place of a visit with a doctor, nurse or other healthcare professional. If you have questions about your individual medical situation, please consult with your healthcare professional.

JGH Resources

JGH Neonatology -  Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

 Welcome to the Jewish General Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Information for parents of premature infants 

Care pathways Parent's Guide:  Baby's pathway home

Helping Siblings Adjust:  The adaptation of siblings in neonatology


*Please be advised that care given at the JGH may differ from what is described on the web pages below.


Montreal Children's Hospital -  Neonatology (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit)

MUHC Caring for your Late Preterm Infant

 Encyclopedia on Early Childhood Development - Prematurity - Initiative of Université Laval and Université de Montréal

Préma-Québec - For Parents of Preemies

Encyclopedia on Early Childhood Development from Université Laval and Université de Montréal -  Prematurity

About Kids Health: The Hospital for Sick Kids, Toronto -  Premature Babies Learning Hub

    The Best Start Resource Centre: Ontario's Maternal Newborn and Early Child Development Resource Centre, by Health Nexus

    Canadian Paediatrics Society Caring for Kids

     Canadian Premature Babies Foundation 

    The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada -  Preterm Labour 

    Multiple Births Canada -  Resources for Parents

    La Leche League Successfully feeding your premature baby 

    The Merck Manual Consumer Version:  Premature Newborn


    Healthy, from the American Academy of Pediatrics -  Caring for a Premature Baby

    MedlinePlus, US National Library of Medicine  - Premature Babies

    KidsHealth from Nemours, a US nonprofit children's health system

    Brigham and Women's Hospital, Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts  -  Prematurity

     Zero to Three, US non-profit
    **Also available,  Family Perspectives on Prematurity

    March of Dimes, US charity -  Premature Babies

    Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals  NICU Parent Education Resources


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