New research provides hope for the prevention and treatment of necrotizing enterocolitis, or NEC, in premature babies.
Some of the most popular loungers and nursing pillows available to new moms are being recalled due to the risk of infant death.
September is Baby Safety Month. Sponsored by the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA), the goal of Baby Safety Month is to raise awareness on the safe use of consumer baby products. Parents and caregivers have […]
Several brands of baby formula are under recall after discovery that the products do not meet the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) iron standards and other requirements. The baby formula recall includes brands manufactured […]
In this post, “Birth Injury: Brachial Plexus Overview”, we discuss obstetric brachial plexus injuries. The brachial plexus is a network of nerves that runs from the spinal cord (at the neck), across the chest, and […]
No parent wants to imagine that their baby will need to spend time in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). But for many families, that is a reality. Parents who have a baby in the […]
Having a baby should be one of the most exciting and joyous times of your life. However, if something goes wrong, what should be a beautiful experience can turn into a nightmare. When medical errors […]
Necrotizing enterocolitis is a gastrointestinal disease primarily affecting premature babies. Here, we offer a guide for preemie parents on all things NEC.
Toxic chemicals like PFAS and PFOA are known to cause health problems including birth injuries, cancer, and more.
Families affected by birth injuries and special needs may need some help taking a break and re-connecting to one another.