What is the difference between tube weaning and feeding therapy? Professor Scheer explains what distinguish NoTube from other concepts.
The most frequently discussed aspect of tube weaning is the reduction of tube feeding. Should the amount of nutrition be reduced and, if so, how much and how fast? Raging myths abound around hunger vs. starving during tube weaning. Here is some information from our experts perspective.
From a developmental perspective, eating is an integral part of sensory and motor development. Children that are tube fed and do not eat orally miss out on some opportunities to work on certain skills while eating, potentially delaying their motor, socio-emotional and language development.
NoTube can create an environment in which children, who literally cannot eat to save their lives, will learn to do that in the next 14 days.
A heroine’s story that started in Belgrade in 2012, when an oesophageal atresia was diagnosed at Srna’s birth.
The present text does not constitute a manual for tube weaning at home, but is designed to give an overview of the phenomenon of tube weaning from the perspective of a doctor.
Parents have been „brainwashed“ by their upbringing, their own values and their social circles that „healthy nutrition” is important for their baby or toddler.
A comprehensive study shows that 90.5% of telemedically supported patients successfully transition from enteral to oral food intake.
To be a parent of a child with an eating problems is a big challenge, but to fight a tube dependency and see you child eating on his own worth everything.
At NoTube we look after many children who were born prematurely. We treated over one hundred prematurely born children between 2009 and 2013, and helped them to lose the feeding tube.