FDA Approves Potential Lifesaver For Thousands Of Premature BabiesThe little umbrella-like device closes an abnormal blood vessel.
Doctors Using New Methods To Ease Pain For Premature BabiesIt used to be thought that the brains of newborns, especially preemies, were not developed enough to feel pain, but that concept is changing.
Vibrating Mattresses Could Improve Breathing In Premature Babies One in ten babies in the U.S. is born prematurely. They are at risk for all sorts of problems including remembering how to breathe.
March For Babies Fundraiser Marches Through ManhattanThousands of people are marching Sunday in support of March of Dimes' quest to prevent premature births and help those children who are born prematurely.
911 Dispatcher, Stony Brook EMTs Help New Mom Deliver Premature Twin BoysMost babies arrive on their own schedule. The 48-year-old new mom from Stony Brook learned that firsthand when her twin boys came nearly three months early.
Empire State Building Going Purple For World Prematurity DayEach year, a half million babies in the U.S. are born premature.
Health Dept. May Inspect NY Hospitals Over X-Rays For Premature BabiesThe state health department was considering spot checks of other hospitals after inspectors found a Brooklyn medical center continued to X-ray premature babies long after it said the practice had been discontinued.