2. Managing Low Birth Weight and Sick Newborns. Session Objectives. To define essential elements of the care of sick newborns, including neonatal resuscitationTo discuss best practices and technologies. 3. Managing Low Birth Weight and Sick Newborns. Management of Newborn Illness. Education of mothers to recognize danger signalsWorking with families to develop complication plan for newbornsEarly recognition and appropriate management of newborn illness.