Archive for November, 2022

Helping Babies Breathe On Life’s Most Dangerous Day

Friday, November 25th, 2022 |

  What is the most dangerous day in a person’s entire life? Perhaps the one when a teenager receives his or her driver’s license, the first big college party event, rock climbing or back woods vacation? Worldwide data actually demonstrate that the highest risk of death – life’s most dangerous day – is the first […]

What Causes Malnutrition In Pregnancy?

Friday, November 11th, 2022 |

  Malnutrition especially impacts pregnant women around the globe.┬áThe challenges of food security, poverty, anemia, malnutrition, low birth weight, and failure to thrive are all inextricably interwoven. Worldwide, the effect of protein-calorie malnutrition is correlated with low-birth-weight infants, maternal anemia, preterm labor, immune suppression, and loss of work productivity.   Maternal causes of newborn low […]