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  • infants
  • Even with the most obese mothers, the risk of infants having a low Apgar score at five minutes was still only 0.24 percent, or less than three babies out of every 1,000. (reuters.com)
  • There, she said it was common for infants to get passed to the patient's midwife then directly to their mothers right after C-section delivery, provided neither mother nor babe required immediate medical attention. (chausa.org)
  • Intermountain Medical Center has a nursery nurse available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for infants and mothers with medical need. (news-medical.net)
  • The practice of rooming in and allowing mothers and infants to remain together 24 hours a day is one of the evidence-based practices developed by a team of global experts. (news-medical.net)
  • Only one in four children born to HIV-positive mothers in the East Asia-Pacific region were tested soon after birth, and only about half of infants identified as HIV-positive receive the treatment they need, the United Nations said on Monday…" (Tang, 9/14). (kff.org)
  • Human breast milk is the optimal food for newborn infants. (thebetterindia.com)
  • pregnancy
  • The rate of mothers abusing opiates during pregnancy-including heroin, methadone and certain painkillers-has increased nearly fivefold in the past decade, according to a new study. (foxnews.com)
  • For a mother who is abusing opiates during the beginning of her pregnancy, it is not necessarily safe to quit cold turkey. (foxnews.com)
  • birth
  • The NHS in Britain has implemented a cost-cutting measure by refusing to conduct caesarean operations unless a natural birth is harmful for the mother and the baby. (medindia.net)
  • Newborns with NAS are more likely to have respiratory problems, low birth weight, feeding difficulties and seizures. (foxnews.com)
  • Mothers and birth attendants may be aware of the benefits but unsure how to properly breastfeed. (unicef.org)
  • Contrary to the belief that a newborn is not able to do anything on his or her own, the baby is alert soon after birth," says UNICEF Child Development and Nutrition Officer Rajlakshmi Nair. (unicef.org)
  • Meconium aspiration may give severe breathing problems in the newborn and is associated with birth asphyxia and low Apgar scores. (reuters.com)
  • The child was taken away because of a false accusation that the mother was drunk when she arrived at the hospital to give birth, the woman's aunt said. (theturtleislandnews.com)
  • Other steps include educating expecting mothers about breastfeeding, helping to initiate breastfeeding within one hour of birth, and teaching women how to maintain lactation. (news-medical.net)
  • BEIJING -- The mother of the Chinese newborn trapped in a sewer pipe in a stunning ordeal caught on video had raised the initial alarm and was present for the entire two-hour rescue but did not admit giving birth until confronted by police, reports said Wednesday. (nhregister.com)
  • The mothers' vitamin D levels were assessed and blood samples from the umbilical cord taken after birth were used to measure the vitamin D levels of the newborns. (vitamindcouncil.org)
  • toilet
  • Chinese firefighters have rescued a newborn boy from a sewer pipe below a squat toilet, sawing out an L-shaped section and then delicately dismantling it to free the trapped baby, who greeted the rescuers with cries. (nhregister.com)
  • crawl
  • As World Breastfeeding Week 2007 comes to a close today, UNICEF and its partners are highlighting a natural occurrence called the 'breast crawl', which can benefit mothers and newborns around the world. (unicef.org)
  • Recently, in the Nandurbar District of India, a group of caregivers and community volunteers witnessed a demonstration of a newborn performing a breast crawl. (unicef.org)
  • prompt
  • A labor and delivery nurse at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center, Baker knew the physiological and psychological benefits of prompt and direct skin contact between mother and newborn. (chausa.org)
  • News
  • The system that we're subject to is not a system for our people," Grand Chief Garrison Settee, who represents northern Manitoba First Nations, said Friday at a news conference with the mother, her family and other community leaders. (theturtleislandnews.com)
  • Video of the rescue of Baby No. 59 -- so named because of his incubator number in the hospital -- was shown on Chinese news programs and websites starting late Monday and picked up worldwide, prompting both horror and an outpouring of charity on behalf of the newborn. (nhregister.com)
  • early
  • A woman has been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping after Garden Grove police said she walked into a hospital room where a mother had just delivered a baby early Monday and walked off with the child hidden in a tote bag. (latimes.com)
  • which is why Intermountain Medical Center in Salt Lake City has launched a rooming-in program to support early bonding between mothers and newborns. (news-medical.net)
  • closely
  • Blood haemoglobin, serum iron, iron binding capacity, transferrin saturation and ferritin levels were determined in two groups of mothers as well as their cords-strict vegetarians (lactovegetarians) and non-vegetarians (omnivores), closely comparable in age, weight, parity and gestation period but differing in their diet and food habits. (springer.com)
  • cord
  • To investigate if sensitization to Ascaris occurs in utero , we measured IFN-γ and IL-4 responses in Ascaris antigen-stimulated cord blood of newborns of infected and non-infected mothers using flow cytometry. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Video
  • In this still image taken from video from Saturday May 25, 2013, rescue workers cut away parts of a sewage pipe where a newborn baby was trapped in Pujiang in east China's Zhejiang province. (nhregister.com)
  • immediately
  • Police initially said they were treating the case of as possible attempted homicide, but it was not immediately clear whether the mother would face criminal charges. (nhregister.com)
  • police
  • Eventually, police place the newborn into a car seat and take her away. (theturtleislandnews.com)
  • Dushikuaibao said the mother was present throughout the entire rescue and expressed her concern for the child, thought that didn't initially rouse suspicion of the police. (nhregister.com)
  • body
  • The gauze is then swabbed onto the newborns' mouth, face and body. (medindia.net)
  • CLOVIS, Calif. -- An 18-year-old California mother is accused of killing her newborn daughter and dumping her body in a garbage can, according to The Fresno Bee . (fox61.com)
  • medical
  • Weldon said it cannot always be used for unplanned C-sections, and it is not followed when a newborn or mother needs immediate medical attention. (chausa.org)
  • Now, Delgado is suing the hospital, not for a medical mistake, but for assault and battery on her newborn. (go.com)
  • Newspapers reported the mother was an unmarried medical student returning home after completing a degree abroad. (hindustantimes.com)
  • guilty
  • In the system, as a mother, as a father, as a grandparent, they're always deemed guilty of something, and there's no mechanism to ever prove you're innocent. (theturtleislandnews.com)