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Mom’s Voice Good For Preemie Health

It is known that babies inside the womb can hear their mom’s voice and even respond to her rhythmic heartbeat. But now new research shows that a mother’s soothing voice can also help preemies grow healthier faster even as the equipment around them helps to stabilize their condition.
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Fortified breast milk helps preemies grow

Health : The Chart (3 years ago)

About one in eight babies in the U.S. are born prematurely, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Godswill Keraoru is one of those babies. "He was so tiny," said Godswill's mother Rosemary Keraoru, who co... Read Post

New Breast Pumping Approach Helps Preemies' Moms To Improve Milk Supply, Says Packard/Stanford Study

Health : Medical News Today (6 years ago)

Mothers of premature infants shouldn't rely solely on breast pumps to establish and maintain their breast milk supply, researchers at Lucile Packard Children's hospital and the Stanford University School of Medicine have found. Moms... Read Post

Brain Maturation In Preemies May Be Delayed By Iron Deficiency In Womb

Health : Medical News Today (6 years ago)

Iron plays a large role in brain development in the womb, and new University of Rochester Medical Center research shows an iron deficiency may delay the development of auditory nervous system in preemies. This delay could affect bab... Read Post

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