April 1, 2013 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE (AP) A new program in South Dakota is educating parents about a period in a baby’s life when they may cry a lot.
December 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The hospital is also the first IHS hospital to earn the designation, which promotes breastfeeding.
August 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The importance of feeling close to babies for the babies as well as their parents has transformed newborn intensive care units around the country. Instead of brief visiting hours, for instance, many allow parents 24-hour access. The next step in the process involves webcam technology. Continue Reading
July 24, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Sinai Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, which opened its milk bank in May, is part of a growing movement by the Maryland health community to make breast milk donated by other moms more available in hospitals. So far only three hospitals Sinai, Johns Hopkins and Saint Agnes are licensed by the state to use donated milk. Continue Reading
April 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic
When looking at William, active and vibrant, one couldn’t tell that his life is the result of a miracle. Continue Reading
January 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Melinda Star Guido has been growing steadily and gaining weight since she was born premature at 24 weeks in August at the Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center. She is the world’s third smallest baby and the second smallest in the U.S.
January 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
More U.S. women are having twins these days. The reason? Older moms and fertility treatments. One in every 30 babies born in the U.S. is a twin an astounding increase over the last three decades, according to a government report issued today. In 1980, only 1 in every 53 babies was a twin. Continue Reading
January 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
When they grow up, a set of newborn twins in South Dakota will be able to tell people they were born in different years. Kylee Anthony was born a minute before midnight on New Year’s Eve, and brother John Jr. was born three minutes into 2012, the Rapid City Journal reported. Continue Reading