Articles related to premature babies
Premature Babies Week by Week (Introduction)
May 29, 2014 ... Because fetal development happens so quickly, premature babies born at different gestational ages are very different. View pictures, read ...
Premature Baby Stories and Pictures - Preemies - About.com
Premature Baby Stories and Pictures. Our readers share their stories and pictures of their beautiful children, from their NICU days and as they've grown.
Tips for Breastfeeding a Premature Baby - Preemies - About.com
Jun 24, 2014 ... Breastfeeding a premature baby is one of a preemie mom's most important jobs. These tips and suggestions will help get your preemie ...
Premature Birth and Viability, Survival Statistics
Odds of survival increase as the pregnancy progresses, and even an extra week in the womb can make a difference. In general, premature babies born closer to ...
Causes of Premature Birth - Preemies - About.com
Includes information on why babies are born early, who is at risk for having a premature baby and why, and how to prevent preterm birth.
FAQs About Having a Very Premature Baby - Preemies - About.com
Jun 2, 2014 ... Answers readers questions about premature babies, including questions about long and short term health problems of prematurity. Focuses on ...
Premature Babies - Pediatrics - About.com
A photo gallery of premature babies describing some of the things that you can expect in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) when you have a preemie.
Causes and Risk Factors for Preterm/Premature Birth - Preemies
Jun 11, 2014 ... Premature birth has many causes, and many women are at risk for having a preemie. Learn what the greatest risks are and how to lower your ...
Premature Baby Survival - Preemies - About.com
Jun 9, 2014 ... Survival rates for premature babies have increased dramatically over the last three decades. More babies are being saved at younger ages, ...
Premature Babies Born at 27-28 Weeks - Preemies - About.com
May 29, 2014 ... Babies born at 27 to 28 weeks are called very premature babies. They weigh about 2 1/2 pounds at birth and, although they need intensive ...