|Blood test could diagnose baby brain damage just hours after birth|
Added: 04.08.2020 19:20 | 8 views | 0 comments
An early blood test could detect which babies deprived of oxygen at birth are at risk of serious neurodisabilities like cerebral palsy and epilepsy.
|Monkeying around: Study finds older primates father far fewer babies|
Added: 03.08.2020 21:04 | 17 views | 0 comments
Older male rhesus monkeys sire fewer offspring, even though they appear to be mating as much as younger monkeys with similarly high social status. Sperm quality or quantity, or the survival of infants, may decline with the age of the would-be father, the new study suggests. A new study has implications for understanding some age-related aspects of male reproductive health in primates, including humans.
|Genome test for rare illnesses offered by NHS Wales|
Added: 03.08.2020 11:20 | 29 views | 0 comments
The test will deliver much faster diagnosis of babies and children with a suspected genetic illness.
|Kanye West: World Should Be Crying Over Aborted Babies|
Added: 02.08.2020 1:38 | 19 views | 0 comments
Kanye West published a series of tweets Friday in the American pop star's latest pro-life rant online after revealing he considered aborting his daughter.
|Cholesterol, fat profiles at birth linked to psychological health at age 5|
Added: 31.07.2020 0:21 | 5 views | 0 comments
Babies born with high levels of bad cholesterol and a certain type of fat may face a heightened risk for social and psychological problems in childhood, according to new scientific findings.
|Skin-to-skin 'kangaroo care' shows important benefits for premature babies|
Added: 30.07.2020 20:22 | 5 views | 0 comments
A world-first study has demonstrated significant benefits to a premature baby's heart and brain function when held by the parent in skin-to-skin contact. Parent-infant skin-to-skin care (SSC) or kangaroo care, started in the late 1970s in Columbia when incubators to keep babies warm were not available. It is now widely recognized as a beneficial component of holistic care provided for pre-term infants.
|Gene defects linked to eczema, wheeze and nasal disease among babies|
Added: 30.07.2020 20:22 | 4 views | 0 comments
A link has been discovered between a common gene defect and eczema, nasal blockage and wheeze among babies as young as six months, according to a new study. The research raises new questions about how soon in life these defects could start affecting babies, resulting in serious health problems, and suggests treatment targeted towards children carrying these genetic defects started soon after birth could improve their lives.
|Skin and non-adhesive cells found to play pivotal role in formation of fingers|
Added: 30.07.2020 20:22 | 2 views | 0 comments
Human fingers are sculpted from a primitive pad-like structure during embryonic development. Sometimes, this process goes awry and babies are born with fused fingers or toes. A new study reveals new factors involved in the congenital malformation called syndactyly.
|Public Health England warns parents not to buy children face masks due to risk of choking or suffocation|
Added: 30.07.2020 19:18 | 6 views | 0 comments
Parents have been warned not to buy face masks for babies and young children under the age of three due to the risk of choking or suffocation.
|How to keep babies cool in the hot weather: 10 expert tips during a heatwave|
Added: 30.07.2020 14:50 | 17 views | 0 comments
NHS guidelines and expert advice for keeping infants cool in the summer