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Birth weight

Jan 29, 2020 15:06
A recent study published in the International Journal of Epidemiology investigated the impact alcohol consumption during pregnancy can have on a child. read more
Nov 11, 2019 20:37
The children aged between 2 and 5 months had died between October 13 and November 8. The villagers attributed the deaths to some ‘unknown disease’. read more
Oct 10, 2019 16:19
While stress is at no time considered healthy, maternal stress during or even before pregnancy can affect the infant’s brain development. read more
Sep 23, 2019 20:32
One of the major advantages of a multisectorial approach is resource optimisation. Also, it aims to ensure a strong focus on management through institutional and programmatic convergence, by integrating it in the planning, implementation and supervision... read more
May 28, 2019 02:23
The baby, a boy, was one of twins. The second baby, a girl, did not face any complications and was not kept under special care. read more
May 14, 2019 21:55
Parents have named the twins and Nix Shakhi and Autumn Tara. Both the babies and the mother are doing well. read more
May 13, 2019 10:37
While the medical profession has not clearly accepted the definition of when does advanced paternal age begins, it ranges from 35 to 45. read more
Apr 27, 2019 14:32
Cerebral white matter showed significantly greater levels of a molecule similar to glucose for babies fed breast milk, compared with babies fed formula. read more
Apr 03, 2019 10:04
An analysis of data gleaned from 2014 and 2015 New Jersey birth records, revealed that for pregnant women who commute at least 50 miles to work, each ten miles of travel distance increased the probability of having a low birth weight baby by nearly one... read more
Jan 17, 2019 11:30
If a woman gains excessive weight during pregnancy, it could lead to gestational diabetes, an increased risk of caesarean section or excessive birth weight of the newborn. read more
Nov 10, 2018 10:14
Borkakoti, however, claimed the deaths were not due to medical negligence or neglect of the hospital. read more
Nov 02, 2018 17:22
A new study shows that as the age of the father increases so does the risk of the infant being born prematurely, having low birth weight and requiring healthcare support after delivery. read more
Sep 16, 2018 14:58
High blood sugar levels during pregnancy can put babies at long-term risk of obesity — even more than a decade later, a study has found. read more
Sep 03, 2018 12:01
According to a recent study, reducing supine sleep - lying horizontally with the face and torso facing up during late pregnancy- may improve maternal and foetal health. read more
Aug 30, 2018 11:24
About 1 in 7 affected children required special classroom services for problems including developmental delays and speech or language difficulties, compared with about 1 in 10 children not exposed to opioids before birth, the study found. read more