Premature Birth

Babies In Hospital Benefit From Volunteer Cuddlers

CP | Lindsey Tanner, The Associated Press | Posted 05.12.2014 | Canada Impact

CHICAGO - A volunteer slips her arms into a gauzy yellow hospital gown and approaches a medical crib holding a tiny newborn hooked up to noisy machine...

Creative Ideas Need to Be Nurtured

Deborah Kimmett | Posted 02.01.2014 | Canada Living
Deborah Kimmett

New ideas need to be held in sacred hands. They need incubation. They need good wishes and time to be able to learn to breathe on their own. New ideas are about gut feelings, intuitive and mysterious processes. So don't rush the process, let your ideas grow and take your time.

How Long Should You Wait Before Having Another Baby?

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 11.28.2012 | Canada Living

The process of pregnancy can be exhausting — you carry a baby for up to ten months, go through labour and adjust to life with a newborn. But that do...

Pregnancy Risks Higher For Women Who Were Preemies

CBC | Posted 11.25.2012 | Canada Living

Women who were born prematurely may face a higher risk of complications in pregnancy, a new Quebec study suggests. "Our population-based ...

Is More Time In The Womb Better For Your Baby?

CP | Lindsey Tanner, The Associated Press | Posted 08.31.2012 | Canada Style

CHICAGO - Even for infants born full-term, a little more time in the womb may matter.The extra time results in more brain development, and a study sug...

Born Smaller Than Soda Cans, Tiniest Babies Grow Up Healthy

CP | Lindsey Tanner, The Associated Press | Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada Living

CHICAGO - One is a healthy first-grader, the other an honours college student majoring in psychology. Once the tiniest babies ever born, both girls ar...