March 16, 2021 3:08 pm
Newborn babies all over the world have “a right to the life-saving contact they need with their parents”, and this should not be denied due to the COVID-19 pandemic, said Anshu Banerjee, a WHO expert in maternal and newborn health
January 26, 2021 4:02 pm
There is a higher risk of issues among kids who are born prematurely. Preterm babies tend to grow at a slower pace than full-term babies
November 17, 2020 2:57 pm
Depending upon how early they are born and to support these babies, they may need Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) care, where doctors create an environment similar to the mother’s womb
November 17, 2020 12:32 pm
No need to worry if you are excited to take the baby home as caring for preterm babies is not so different from caring for normal term babies. You just need to keep a few important things in mind
October 10, 2020 9:27 am
'I didn't have nurses or assistants with me; it was a challenge.'
August 31, 2020 5:15 pm
Premature babies, especially the ones that are younger than 33 weeks, are not strong enough to gain nutrition by direct breastfeeding.
June 09, 2020 1:22 pm
There's no need to worry though as caring for preterm babies is not so different from caring for normal deliveries. You just need a little change in the environment to make them comfortable.
November 29, 2019 4:40 pm
Identifying the key components within breast milk that result in improved heart health could pave the way for a more targeted approach to long-term cardiovascular wellbeing for those born prematurely, according to the researchers.
October 23, 2019 2:05 pm
More than 2.5 million children were analysed for the study. More than half of the ones born prematurely showed no serious health concerns in adulthood. That said, babies who are born extremely premature (22 to 27 weeks), however, can still face health complications, as per the study.
June 29, 2019 12:23 pm
For the study, researchers used high-density electroencephalography (EEG) and other tools to map interactions between different brain regions when babies were in active sleep and quiet sleep.