Archive for 2017

post thumbnail
0

4 Car Seats Across? UK Company Develops Unit To Do Just That!

Car seats are bulky. We know this. If fact they’re so bulky it’s hard to get more than 2 in the back of a regular sized vehicle. There are some companies who have developed slimmer seats that will go 3 across – but never 4.

post thumbnail
0

Miracle 12oz Baby Sets Record At Maryland Hospital

To say Ariana Sophia Cruz-Gutierrez is a miracle is an understatement. The little fighter arrived 4 months early on March 9 weighing a mere 12ozs(350gms).

post thumbnail
0

Quebec Mom Seeks $1.4 million In Damages After “Traumatic & Chaotic” Childbirth

Often when we hear of a big baby’s birth we marvel at their size and the new mom’s champion status for delivering such a large child. But the arrival of one 13-pound baby left both the mom and baby with significant medical issues and now the family is seeking $1.4 million in damages.

post thumbnail
0

RECALL: BRIO Baby Rattles Due to Choking Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with BRIO, of Sweden, has announced a voluntary recall of 1,690 BRIO soft hammer rattles because…

post thumbnail
0

Study: Vitamin B3 Supplements Can Prevent Miscarriages

In a landmark new study, Australian researchers learned that many miscarriages and some birth defects are caused by lack of the molecule NAD, but simply taking vitamin B3 supplements can significantly reduce these instances. Women are advised to take these supplements beginning prior to becoming pregnant.

post thumbnail
0

Mom-to-be Refused Brain Tumor Clinical Trial to Save Her Baby – Both Are Now Struggling to Survive

Over the years we’ve shared a many stories about moms who refused cancer treatment to save their babies – but we’ve never shared one quite like that of Carrie Deklyen.

post thumbnail
0

What is Placenta Previa?

The placenta is a crucial structure during pregnancy. It provides baby with nutrients, oxygen, and it removes waste. Unfortunately, some mothers have a placenta that rests partially or completely over their cervix. This condition, known as placenta previa, can be dangerous if not monitored and correctly treated. Learn more with help from the following information.

post thumbnail
0

Chinese Woman Tries to Mail Baby to Orphanage

A baby girl is in stable condition at a hospital in Fuzhou, China, after her 24-year-old mother attempted to mail her – wrapped in plastic bags – to an orphanage. As the investigation into the incident continues, the mother is in custody for suspected child abandonment.

post thumbnail
0

FDA Warns Couples About NY Fertility Doctor’s Three-Parent IVF Treatment

Last year, Dr. John Zhang did the unthinkable. He performed a three-parent in vitro fertilization treatment and eliminated mitochondrial disease for one very lucky family. A condition that often results in death for any infants born with it, mitochondrial disease is passed down from the mother to the baby.

post thumbnail
0

What is Preeclampsia?

Preeclampsia, a condition that is characterized by high blood pressure during pregnancy, affects approximately 5 to 8 percent of all expectant mothers. If left untreated, it can cause numerous complications for both mother and baby, including seizures or fatality. Learn more about this dangerous pregnancy-related condition, including its causes, symptoms, treatment, and risks, with help from the following information on preeclampsia during pregnancy.

post thumbnail
0

Hours-Old Baby Discovered Outside Texas Complex

A newborn is in the care of Child Protective Services after she was discovered by passersby at a apartment complex in Texas.