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tube feeding a child

Tube Feeding A Child: The G-Tube That Saved My Son’s Life & My Sanity

Tube feeding a child may be a tough decision but for us, we were finally bonding during mealtime and this G-tube felt not like a loss, but a victory.

Jamie Sumner
ENFit®

Preventing Enteral Misconnections with ENFit® Connectors

Misconnections between enteral and non-enteral devices can cause patient harm and death. ENFit® connectors are designed to prevent misconnections.

Amy Long Carrera, MS, RD, CNSC, CWCMS
tube feeding

Recorded Webinar: The Complete Nurse’s Guide to Tube Feeding

Watch this recorded webinar - Addresses formula administration, feeding tube site care, troubleshooting complications, & identifying signs of malnutrition.

Danny Nguyen
special needs parents

Video: 7 Important Steps for Filling out the CCS Enteral Nutrition Form

In this video, we'll walk you through the 7 most important steps to ensure that the CCS Enteral Nutrition Form is completed properly.

Amy Long Carrera, MS, RD, CNSC, CWCMS
tube feeding at school

Tube Feeding at School: 8 Tips to Prepare Your Child and School Staff

There's a lot to think about to ensure safe tube feeding at school. Plan ahead to ensure that your child gets the most out of each school day.

Amy Long Carrera, MS, RD, CNSC, CWCMS

Free Course: Feeding Tube Care and Troubleshooting (with CE credit)

*This course offers 0.5 contact hour of free continuing nursing education credit. Enteral tube...

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Tetra Pak

Storing and Using your Tetra Pak® Formula Containers

Formula manufacturers are using Tetra Pak containers for enteral formulas instead of cans. Click here to learn how best to store and use these products.

Aimee Sharp
feeding tube accessories

Feeding Tube Accessories: How to Improve Life with a Feeding Tube

Feeding tube accessories can make the tube more secure and easier to deal with. They can also make having a feeding tube more acceptable to your child.

Sarah Herrera
nutrition and pku

Nutrition and PKU: Information and Resources for Phenylketonuria

Knowing about nutrition and PKU can make all the difference between leading a healthy life and experiencing damaging consequences of Phenylketonuria.

Sarah Herrera
whole grain

Whole Grain: Why You Need It + Recipes

Looking for ways to eat healthier and prevent chronic disease, like diabetes, heart disease and cancer? Here's the what, why, where and how of whole grain.

Sarah Herrera
Pediatric Tube Feeding Guide
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