Premature Babies

Small Babies, Big Lives; The Charity Helping the NHS Save Lives

Hannah Gal | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Hannah Gal

Harriet Laura Amy Leah was born at 37 weeks on 16th November 2012 by c-section. "She was laying very awkwardly" explains her mum Zena, "doing the splits and her cord was presenting, had my waters gone the cord would have been the first thing out and she would have most probably suffocated"

World Prematurity Day - Why Does It Matter?

Jane Brewin | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Brewin

We hear so often from parents who have not had concrete answers as to why their baby came early. As the cause is often a mystery, no explanation can be given to the affected parents who are often dealing with very traumatic circumstances.

Premature Babies 'More Likely To Suffer From Depression And Psychosis'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Premature babies are significantly more likely than average to suffer serious mental disorders, such as schizophrenia, in later life, a study has foun...

Premature Babies At Risk Of Bad Behaviour Later In Life

PA | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Children born a few weeks early are significantly more likely to suffer behavioural and/or emotional problems before they start school, researchers ha...