998 Articles Matching "babies"

Low Birth Weight Babies a Worldwide Problem

May 17, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Low Birth Weight Babies a Worldwide ProblemCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/16/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/16/2019 12:00:00...
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Different Takes: Roe Vs. Wade Isn’t A Decision For The Court To Overturn; Alabama Abortion Ban Protects All Babies, All Life

May 17, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers express views about the anti-abortion laws being passed in the nation and the future of Roe vs....
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Quieter NICUs a Good Rx for Premature Babies

May 16, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Quieter NICUs a Good Rx for Premature BabiesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/15/2019 12:00:00...
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1 in 7 babies is born underweight, with dire consequences for their health, global study says

May 16, 2019 , CNN Health
Over 20 million babies around the world -- about 1 out of every 7 -- were born underweight in 2015, a slight improvement over rates in 2000 but not enough to meet goals and prevent global health consequences, according to a new study....
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Antibiotics May Help In Complicated Vaginal Births

May 15, 2019 , WebMD
The preventive use of antibiotics when babies were delivered by forceps or vacuum extraction could prevent about 5,000 infections in new mothers every year in the United States alone, the researchers...
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March of Dimes’ annual Gourmet Gala raises $1.3M

May 14, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
A total of $1.3 million was raised during the March of Dimes Gourmet Gala to support the health of mothers and babies. Read More...
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Emma and Liam are the most popular baby names -- again

May 11, 2019 , CNN Health
The Social Security Administration just released its list of most popular baby names for babies born in the United States last year....
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Anti-vaxers make life tough for parents of young babies in New York

May 08, 2019 , CNN Health
The Singer family has had to change their lives because of a group of people they've never met....
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About 1 in 1,000 Babies Born 'Intersex,' Study Finds

May 07, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: About 1 in 1,000 Babies Born 'Intersex,' Study FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/3/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/6/2019 12:00:00...
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Study: About 1 in 1,000 Babies Born 'Intersex'

May 04, 2019 , WebMD
Among nearly 14,200 newborns studied, 8 had genitals that did not make their gender clear. That's a rate of 1.3 in 1,000 births -- much higher than the one in 4,500 to 5,500 reported in previous...
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The Very Real Risk of Using Baby Walkers

May 03, 2019 , WebMD
A recent study says about 2,000 babies visit emergency rooms each year with walker-related injuries; an injury research expert warns about their...
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Dads' smoking linked with fetal heart problems

May 01, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Unborn babies are at higher risk of heart defects not just when mothers smoke, but when fathers smoke, too, a new study suggests....
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Parents bring newborns to ER for many non-urgent reasons

Apr 27, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - One of the hardest things about being a new parent is figuring out when babies are so sick they need to go to the emergency room and when worrisome signs or symptoms might actually be perfectly normal, doctors say....
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WHO: Babies, This Is How Much Screen Time You Should Have

Apr 26, 2019 , Forbes
Here is what the 2019 World Health Organization (WHO) Guidelines On Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviour And Sleep for Children Under 5 years Of Age...
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Zero Screen Time for Babies, WHO Says

Apr 26, 2019 , WebMD
Video chats should be the only screen time allowed for children younger than 18 months, according to the...
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Babies Still Dying Due to Unsafe Sleep Practices

Apr 24, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Babies Still Dying Due to Unsafe Sleep PracticesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/22/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/22/2019 12:00:00...
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Babies Still Dying Due to Unsafe Sleep Practices

Apr 24, 2019 , WebMD
While the rates of accidental suffocation and strangulation in bed are low, they're on the...
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UpSpring brings 2 digestive products to Target

Apr 24, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
The company has introduced its Probiotic + Colostrum (Powder for Kids) and Babies, as well as Stomach Settle Nausea Relief Drops, to Target’s digestive health assortment. Read More...
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Medicaid expansion tied to positive gains for black babies

Apr 24, 2019 , CNN Health
A major part of the Affordable Care Act -- the expansion of the Medicaid program -- may play a role in shrinking the gap in premature birth and low birth weight between black and white infants born in the United States, according to a new study....
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Soft bedding top cause of suffocation death for sleeping babies in U.S.

Apr 23, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Most sleep-related suffocation deaths among babies less than one year old happen because infants' airways got blocked by things like pillows, blankets, couch cushions or adult mattresses, a U.S. study suggests....
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