By Lizette Borreli | Wed, 10/02/2013 - 16:59
Postpartum symptoms after a premature birth decline when mothers talk one-on-one with their nurses.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 08/30/2013 - 22:12
A premature newborn with all odds against her survived her birth and first few months to be considered a "preemie" miracle.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 06/17/2013 - 15:22
Dr. Oz warns Kim Kardashian and Kanye West to be cautious about raising their premature baby, based on his own experience parenting a preemie infant.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 06/03/2013 - 00:02
Plastic bags or wraps are a low-cost intervention for the prevention of hypothermia in infants of developed countries.
By Christie Rizk | Wed, 05/29/2013 - 17:47
The FDA says the import of injectable nutritional drugs should help alleviate the medicine shortage for sick babies, until the primary US manufacturer can get its plant up and running again.
By Ashik Siddique | Wed, 05/15/2013 - 00:25
Infant massage can reduce stress in premature babies, promoting the maturation of preemies’ underdeveloped nervous systems.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 05/06/2013 - 19:28
An ingredient that naturally occurs in breast milk might be used to prevent premature babies from developing a deadly intestinal condition.
By Ashik Siddique | Thu, 03/14/2013 - 23:56
Preemies are at higher risk for health problems; a new brain activity monitor can detect premature baby development problems before they progress.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 12/31/2012 - 17:37
A study found that pregnant women saw a 34 percent reduction in the risk of a preterm labor if they underwent a simple dental procedure.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 09/24/2012 - 14:50
A recently published study found that women who were born premature were significantly more likely to have pregnancy complications than women who were born at term.
By Christine Hsu | Wed, 09/05/2012 - 12:49
While previous studies suggested that multiple abortions could result in complications in future pregnancies, new findings suggests that the risk may be just as great even after one termination.
By Christine Hsu | Wed, 07/18/2012 - 10:51
Using marijuana, even before pregnancy, more than doubles a woman's risk of premature birth, according to a new study.