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SoCalMD representative Dwight Cromie recently had the opportunity to speak with Jenny Pricer, a senior lactation consultant at Parkview Community Hospital about their new Baby-Friendly designation,
Weekday delivery is no better than night or weekend delivery for infants with birth defects.
Preterm infants born with extremely low birth weights have an increased risk of death during the first year of life.
In 1989, Madeline Mann became the world's smallest surviving baby after she was born at Loyola University Medical Center. She weighed 280 g. (9.9 oz.) -- about the size of an iPhone.
Ironically, despite excessive caloric intake, many obese women are deficient in vitamins vital to a healthy pregnancy.
Women with a short cervix should be treated with vaginal progesterone to prevent preterm birth.
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