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Necrotizing enterocolitis (nek-roh-TIE-zing en-ter-oh-coh-LIE-tis), also called NEC (often pronounced as “neck”), is an infection that in many cases is followed by redness or swelling of the intestines (bowel).

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Benefits of Breast Milk

Working Mother Breastfeeding Baby

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NEC Resources

NEC Resources

It can be overwhelming caring for premature infant. There are resources available to support maternal needs and infant health.

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GutCheckNEC

GutCheckNEC

GutCheckNEC was designed to be a risk measurement tool for infants at risk for necrotizing enterocolitis.

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