My second baby was due on St.Valentine’s Day. I flirted with the idea of giving him or her Valentine as a middle name. It was silly really, but it seemed a special day to be born.
With the end of January marking Chinese New Year, billions celebrated the year of the rooster according to the Chinese Zodiac. Throughout 2017, over 17 million babies will be born in China and, according to the legend of the rooster, are predicted to be talkative, open, honest, and loyal characters.
The Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) could help preterm babies – not only in their childhood but throughout their adulthood as well.
A testimony about pre-eclampsia, a condition that affects some pregnant women during the 2nd half of their pregnancy or after their baby is delivered.
“When people talk about a baby’s first Christmas, they don’t mean in hospital.”
Why do premature babies grow as they do? Fiona Mylchreest, mother of five and wife of Borne Chairman, reflects on her children’s experience.
How can HIV disrupt the immune system and affect pregnancy outcomes? We spoke to Borne PhD student Alex Cocker.
My second child Tommy was a premature baby. Not incredibly so – he wasn’t a teeny tiny tubed baby. But he is proof that being born any amount early is too early.
Nutrition before and during pregnancy can have a real impact on preterm birth. We speak to AnnieBelle, PhD student at Borne, about her work.