Tag Archives: Babies

Microcephaly: What is Happening to the Babies?

Microcephaly: What is Happening to the Babies?

  Paris, France – Pregnant women are being urged to think twice before travelling to Latin American and Caribbean countries battling a rise in cases of microcephaly — a rare but ...

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Two Cases Hint at Possible Sexual Transmission of Zika

Two Cases Hint at Possible Sexual Transmission of Zika

  Miami, US  – As global health experts scramble to understand how the Zika virus spreads and may lead to birth defects, two cases suggest it may be transmitted through sex, not ...

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US Doctors Urge Parents to Read to Babies

US Doctors Urge Parents to Read to Babies

  WASHINGTON, June 24, 2014 (AFP) – A leading US doctors’ group Tuesday urged parents to read to their children starting in infancy, in order to boost language skills in ...

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Breastfeeding: Healthy for both Moms and Babies

Breastfeeding: Healthy for both Moms and Babies

  A tip from one mom to another… Nowadays, every hospital’s main protocol right after a baby comes out of the mother’s womb is to have him/her “latched” (Sucked on ...

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