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New Research on Extreme Preemies

Clinical Trials Okay for Extreme Preemies
Preemie NICU Think extremely premature infants can’t be enrolled in clinical trials because it’s too risky? Think again. New research shows that extremely premature infants who take part in randomized clinical trials don’t have worse outcomes while in the hospital compared […]

Premature Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Children

Babies born prematurely may suffer an increased risk of diabetes later in life, according to research conducted at Johns Hopkins University. The study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, surveyed data on 1,358 babies whose insulin levels were checked at birth and […]

Preemature Birth May Raise Risk of Adult Heart Trouble

Adults who were premature babies may be at higher risk for heart problems according to a new study published in the journal Circulation.

Researchers tracked 102 premature babies from birth into their 20s, and compared them to 132 people born at full term. They found that […]

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