Keyword Results for   'newborns'  
Antidepressant use in pregnancy can affect baby's brain  Jun 19, 12:01 pm
Washington D.C, Jun 19 (ANI): Antidepressant use during pregnancy has been associated with a number of fetal and developmental complications and now, a new study has found that it can affect brain activity in newborns.
Five newborns die in govt. hospital in Ajmer  May 15, 1:58 pm
Ajmer (Rajasthan), May 15 (ANI): In a tragic incident, five newborns died in a government hospital in Rajasthan's Ajmer city.
Cold, flu within first six months ups diabetes risk in kids  May 8, 9:51 am
Washington D.C, May 8 (ANI): Newborns, who catch a cold and flu before they reach the six-month mark, are more susceptible to type 1 diabetes in adulthood, according to a recent study.
Fortis La Femme and Breast Milk Foundation launch Delhi-NCR's first pasteurized human milk bank  Apr 26, 7:58 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 26 (ANI): Fortis La Femme, Delhi's specialized hospital for women and newborns and the Breast Milk Foundation (BMF), a non-profit organization within the GNS Foundation, launched the first pasteurized human milk bank, 'Amaara' in the Delhi-NCR on Tuesday.
Vaginal seeding trend risking newborns' health  Feb 24, 12:38 pm
Washington D.C, Feb 24 (ANI): With a trend known as "vaginal seeding" on the rise, experts fear that it could grow into a health disaster for the newborns.
Improving survival of mothers, newborns in South Asia  Feb 11, 1:28 pm
Washington D.C, Feb 11 (ANI): A new strategy can help increase the survival of mothers and newborns in South Asian countries, where midwifery is not an established profession.
Antidepressants increase birth defect risks if consumed during early pregnancy  Jan 6, 12:54 pm
Washington, D.C., Jan. 6 (ANI): Using paroxetine- a medication prescribed to treat conditions including depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, anxiety and posttraumatic stress disorder- during the first trimester of pregnancy may increase the newborns' risk of congenital malformations and cardiac malformations.
Newborns' first poop can reveal their future `cognitive` status  Jul 14, 10:47 am
Washington DC, July 14 (ANI): A new research has revealed that a baby's first stool can really help doctors to know whether the newborn will struggle with persistent cognitive problems in the future or not.
More access to postnatal care services can prevent death toll of moms, babies  Apr 1, 3:29 pm
Washington, Apr 1 (ANI): As per a new study, policy changes are needed to save lives of mothers and newborns.
Breastfeeding good for newborns' immune system development  Feb 22, 4:09 pm
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A new research has revealed that breastfeeding boosts a baby's immune system even at long run and prevents them from allergies and asthma.
Delaying cutting of umbilical cord by 2 mins good for newborns  Dec 16, 1:08 pm
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Scientists have claimed that delay in cutting of the umbilical cord by 2 minutes makes newborns develop better in their first days of their lives.
Too many new mums and newborns dying due to unsanitary conditions at birth  Dec 13, 12:38 pm
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): A new research has revealed that lack of safe water, sanitation and hygiene in birth settings is killing mothers and newborns in the developing world.
Breast milk protects newborns from 'lethal' intestinal disorder  Sep 10, 1:24 pm
Washington, Sept 10 (ANI): A new research has revealed that proteins found in breast milk protect newborn infants from devastating intestinal disorder.
Half of women in middle income countries not receiving low cost drugs to protect newborns   Aug 13, 1:55 pm
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): A new study has found out that in middle-income countries half of women are not getting simple, effective and low-cost treatment to prevent death and disability in their newborn babies.
Vitamin C supplements may improve lung function in newborns of smoking women  May 19, 9:44 am
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that supplemental vitamin C taken by pregnant smokers improved measures of lung function for newborns and decreased the incidence of wheezing for infants through 1 year.
Why newborns get sick so often  Nov 1, 10:03 am
Washington, Nov. 1 (ANI): A new study has suggested that newborns are lacking in the toll-like receptor 3 (TLR3) that recognizes different viruses and mediates immune response to these viruses
Baby heart disease gene found  May 27, 12:05 pm
London, May 27 (ANI): Newcastle University researchers have discovered a gene that is associated with a form of congenital heart disease found in newborns.
Now, iPads to help mums bond with newborns in hospitals  Apr 8, 4:33 pm
Washington, Apr. 8 (ANI): A new iPad program is enabling mothers to bond with their babies soon after delivery - even when they are hospitalized on different floors.
Vitamin D insufficiency linked to adverse pregnancy outcomes  Mar 27, 11:47 am
Washington, Mar. 27 (ANI): There is a link between low doses of vitamin D and adverse health outcomes like gestational diabetes and preeclampsia in mothers-to-be and low birth weight in newborns, a new study has suggested.
Signs of heart disease found in newborns of overweight/obese mums  Feb 28, 11:33 am
Washington, February 28 (ANI): A new study has found first signs of heart disease in babies born to mums who are overweight or obese.
Early life stress may up risk of heart disease  Feb 22, 2:56 pm
Washington, February 22 (ANI): Early life stress like that experienced by ill newborns appears to take an early toll of the heart, affecting its ability to relax and refill with oxygen-rich blood, researchers have revealed.
Breastfeeding within 'power hour' could save 95 babies every hour  Feb 18, 10:03 am
London, February 18 (ANI): A children's charity has said that the lives of 95 babies could be saved every hour if mothers started breastfeeding their newborns in the hour after their birth.
Alzheimer's and mental illness genes tied to brain changes at birth  Jan 6, 1:35 pm
Washington, January 6 (ANI): Some brain changes that are found in adults with common gene variants linked to disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia, and autism can also be seen in the brain scans of newborns, researchers say.
Breast milk 'has over 700 species of bacteria'  Jan 5, 11:33 am
Washington, January 5 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have traced the bacterial microbiota map in breast milk, which is the main source of nourishment for newborns.
Middleton family 'cashing' in on Wills-Kat's impending new arrival  Dec 30, 10:33 am
London, Dec. 30 (ANI): Duchess Kate's parents are facing accusations of cashing in on the royal baby by launching products for newborns.