Latest preterm labor Stories
Grantees Search for Genetic Links to Predict and Prevent Premature Birth WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Five researchers seeking to understand the causes of premature
Cervical ripening that instigates preterm labor is distinct from what happens at the onset of normal term labor.
Five Scientists Aim to Make Strides in Predicting and Preventing Preterm Birth WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the help of funding from the March of Dimes, scientists will study whether low doses of inhaled carbon monoxide may prevent inflammation that triggers preterm labor, analyze the role genes play in causing preterm delivery, and develop blood tests to help identify women at risk of preterm delivery. These topics are among the work of five researchers...
Certain uses could lead to maternal heart problems and death SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.
The birth of a baby is usually a joyous event, but when a child is born too early, worrisome complications can occur, including serious health problems for the baby and steep medical bills for the family.
Taking vitamin D supplements during pregnancy is not only safe for mother and baby, but also can prevent preterm labor/births and infections.
Cerebral palsy (CP) has increased in infants born prematurely in the United States, according to data presented by researchers from Loyola University Health System (LUHS).
Findings support view of preterm labor as immune response to infection or injury.
New evidence that genetics play a significant role in some premature births may help explain why a woman can do everything right and still give birth too soon.
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