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Most survivors of extremely low birth weight grow up to become productive adults.
LA JOLLA, Calif., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Board of Trustees of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies unanimously voted to elect Dr. Benjamin H. Lewis and Ms. Faye H.
Working mothers are two-and-a-half times as likely as working fathers to interrupt their sleep to take care of others.
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- A new national initiative, the Pediatric Trials Network (PTN), was created this week with a $95 million grant supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Children's Study has initiated recruitment at 30 additional study locations around the United States.
A study in the Aug. 1 issue of the journal SLEEP shows that at 2 to 4 weeks of age male infants are easier to arouse than females during quiet sleep, and by 2 to 3 months of age there are no significant gender differences in arousability.
The George Washington University Medical Center To Lead Multi-Institutional Effort WASHINGTON, July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers from institutions across Washington, DC, led by Alan E.
USAID Partners with the American Academy of Pediatrics, Laerdal Medical AS and others to help reduce infant mortality in the developing world WASHINGTON, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.
University of Michigan and NIH scientists find a biological mechanism to explain the phenomenon.