June 16, 2017

Most Premature Babies Do Great Later In School- Study

This is good news for extremely premature babies.  A premature baby is one who is born too early, before 37 weeks. A new research finds that most premature kids are ready to begin kindergarten on time and that they perform as well as full-termers in primary and middle school. In […]
August 1, 2016

Breast milk helps fight infections in premature babies -Study

New research from scientists at an American university reveals that giving premature babies a synthetic form of lactoferrin — a protein naturally present in breast milk — can eliminate staphylococcus epidermidis, a staph infection that can be deadly in infants born prematurely. Researchers from the University of Missouri, Columbia, USA, […]
June 16, 2016

What you may need to know if you have a premature baby

Your early arrival is a blessing, but brings with him a specific set of circumstances to get used to. Over the coming weeks, you’ll get used to how your baby looks, what he needs and how to look after him. In the meantime, here are some facts that will help […]