SILVER SPRING, Md., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Feeding SimplyThick to infants born before 37 weeks may causea life-threatening condition called necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC).
FDA is aware of 15 cases of NEC, including two deaths, involving premature infants who were fed SimplyThick
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