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A literature review and a survey of the major allergens in household products taken from the German retail market

Excerpt from the Study: Natural Rubber Latex Protein Allergy: A literature review and a survey of the major allergens in household products taken from the German retail market Part 1:

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Does the Recommendation to Use a Pacifier Influence the Prevalence of Breastfeeding?

A low prevalence and duration of breastfeeding increase the risk of infant morbidity and mortality in both developed and developing countries. In 1989, the World Health Organization and

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A New Bottle Design Decreases Hypoxemic Episodes during Feeding in Preterm Infants

Oxygen saturation is lower during bottle feeding than during breastfeeding in preterm infants. Our objective was to compare two different bottle systems in healthy preterm infants before

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Night Sleep and Parental Bedtime Practices in Low-Risk Preterm and Full-Term Late Talkers

... 1 Department of Psychology “Renzo Canestrari”, University of Bologna, Viale Berti Pichat 5, 40127 Bologna, Italy ...

Two-hour prenatal course may reduce postpartum depression and increase parental confidence

Knowledge may be even more powerful than the adage implies: It could help reduce postpartum depression in mothers, according to researchers ...

Alcohol During Pregnancy: Drinking Changes Baby's Brain Structure

Researchers say even small amounts of alcohol during pregnancy can affect the brain structure of a developing fetus, backing up previous ...

The tragedy of sudden infant death syndrome: A pediatrician explains how to protect your baby

Each year, about 3,400 U.S. infants die suddenly and unexpectedly while sleeping, according to the Centers for Disease Control and ...

Mothers' activity levels may depend on number and ages of children

Less than half of mothers meet the recommended levels of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity—and mothers of younger children manage to ...

Skin-to-skin contact key for premature baby survival, WHO says in shift

Skin-to-skin contact is key to improving survival of premature and small babies, the WHO said on Tuesday in a major overhaul of policy that ...

Welcome home: Nutrient-enriched diets improve health of premature, underweight babies post-discharge

While smaller premature babies are given around-the-clock nutritional care in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), there has been ...

Association between Skin-to-Skin Contact Duration after Caesarean Section and Breastfeeding Outcomes

We aimed to explore the association between skin-to-skin contact (SSC) duration after caesarean sections (CSs) and breastfeeding outcomes. ...

Digital marketing of formula milk linked to unhealthy parental feeding practices

Digital marketing of formula milk and commercial baby foods is linked to unhealthy parental feeding practices, suggests research published ...

Chromosomal testing expands options for exploring causes of SIDS

A genetic test known as chromosomal microarray analysis (CMA) could help identify the cause of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) or its ...