Bacteria in infants’ first stool may indicate their risk of obesity

Bacteria in infants’ first stool may indicate their risk of obesity

Meconium—the earliest stool of an infant—is composed of materials ingested during the time the i...
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Higher-volume feedings help postnatal growth in preterm infants

Higher-volume feedings help postnatal growth in preterm infants

Findings from a randomized clinical trial determin...
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Young children and infants read to by parents have stronger vocabulary skills

Young children and infants read to by parents have stronger vocabulary skills

Shared reading between parents and very young chil...
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Scientists find protein that could predict deadly disease in infants

Scientists find protein that could predict deadly disease in infants

Scientists discover a protein that may PREDICT whi...
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Young infants with fever may be more likely to develop infections

Young infants with fever may be more likely to develop infections

Infants with a high fever may be at increased risk...
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3-D images reveal how infants’ heads change shape during birth

3-D images reveal how infants’ heads change shape during birth

Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), scientists...
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New study indicates early-term infants can succeed at breastfeeding

New study indicates early-term infants can succeed at breastfeeding

Researchers have determined that healthy premature...
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