Navigation Links
Late-preterm babies at greater risk for problems later in childhood
Date:11/22/2010

late-preterm exhibited lower levels of cognitive performance and higher levels of behavioral problems at the age of 6 even after accounting for socioeconomic factors and maternal IQs," Talge said. "We want to find out what explains these associations: Why are some late-preterm babies at risk and others are not? Could it be the presence of obstetric complications, neonatal complications, postnatal factors such as feeding choice or some combination of these factors?

"We are looking into these possibilities in follow-up investigations."

In addition, the increased risk was found at age 6; since children are still developing at that age it is important to see if and how these associations persist later in life.

It's important to find these answers as more children are being born late-preterm: The rate of such delivery has risen 20 percent since 1990. While there is debate as to why that is occurring, Talge said, the impact it is having needs to be addressed.


'/>"/>

Contact: Jason Cody
codyja@msu.edu
517-432-0924
Michigan State University
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. World breakthrough in treating premature babies
2. Consumers desire more genetic testing, but not designer babies
3. Study finds rescue course of antenatal steroids improves outcome in premature babies
4. Mama whales teach babies where to eat
5. Engineering bouncing babies, 1 at a time
6. Tufted bacteria cause infection in premature babies
7. Babies born to native high-altitude mothers have decreased risk of low birth weight
8. ICSI or IVF: Babies born from frozen embryos do just as well
9. Supplementing babies formula with DHA boosts cognitive development
10. Will giving coffee to babies keep them awake as adults?
11. Healthy babies by the numbers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Late-preterm babies at greater risk for problems later in childhood
(Date:9/29/2014)... According to a NASA story from 2009, "human activities in ... fire emissions issue. Palm oil is increasingly grown for use ... fats in processed foods. It has become the most widely ... in recent years to surpass that of soybean oil. , ... has to be cleared to grow the crop, and the ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... get a bad rap, and understandably so. The grain-of-rice-sized ... of millions of acres in the Western U.S. and ... to popular belief, these pests may not be to ... recently swept through the region. Instead, weather and topography ... fires than these bark-boring beetles. , New research led ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... A review article published online in Behavioral Brain ... in the brain as a result of chronic alcohol ... cycle. , Clinical assessments and research indicate that ... disrupted sleep. This can occur when people are actively ... they are abstaining. , "Sleep-wake disturbances can last ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Tree killers, yes, fire starters, no: Mountain pine beetles get a bad rap, study says 2Tree killers, yes, fire starters, no: Mountain pine beetles get a bad rap, study says 3Tree killers, yes, fire starters, no: Mountain pine beetles get a bad rap, study says 4
... civilian personnel from the U.S. Armed Forces, as well ... and other first-responder personnel from throughout the United States, ... attend the 2009 Force Protection Equipment Demonstration (FPED VII). ... and Marine Corps Base, Quantico, VA, during May 19-21.The ...
... Team Up to Provide High Volume Transaction Solution ... Calif. and NEW YORK, May 11 Communication ... CICI), a leading supplier of electronic signature solutions ... and the recognized leader** in biometric signature verification ...
... EfficiencyWALL, N.J., May 19 BIO-key International, ... in finger-based biometric identification and wireless public ... are deploying BIO-key,s WEB-key(R) biometric identification software ... charging, or eCharging system.(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050509/BIOKEYLOGO ...
Cached Biology News:Demonstration Features Commercial Technology for Combating Terrorism 2Striata and CIC Launch Integrated eSignature, eDelivery, and eBilling for the Financial Services Industry 2Striata and CIC Launch Integrated eSignature, eDelivery, and eBilling for the Financial Services Industry 3Striata and CIC Launch Integrated eSignature, eDelivery, and eBilling for the Financial Services Industry 4Striata and CIC Launch Integrated eSignature, eDelivery, and eBilling for the Financial Services Industry 5Minnesota Counties Secure New Criminal Charging System With BIO-key(R) Fingerprint Biometrics 2Minnesota Counties Secure New Criminal Charging System With BIO-key(R) Fingerprint Biometrics 3
(Date:9/29/2014)... , Sept. 29, 2014  Ten of the ... of cartilage repair, regeneration, allograft reconstruction and research ... the world gathered to discuss the future of ... of Regenerative Medicine symposium, Cartilage Regeneration: State ... included Orthopedic Biosurgery, Minced Juvenile Allograft, and State ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... 29, 2014 Research and Markets  has ... Gas Analyzer, and Gas Chromatograph Market by Type , ... Global Trends & Forecast to 2013 - 2020" ... analyzer is a process analytical instrument that provides chemical ... redefined the way by which companies carry out their ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... NEW YORK , Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... firm, and The Channel Group ("TCG"), a leader ... transition advisors, have formed an alliance to expand ... to prospective clients. With the alliance, Burnham Securities ... in the scientific, clinical medicine and management in ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... Israel , September 29, 2014 ... novel immunomodulators for severe infections, today announced that the ... has awarded Atox Bio with a contract valued up ... of AB103 to treat Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections (NSTI) ... threats that end in sepsis. BARDA awarded ...
Breaking Biology Technology:World Renowned Experts Discuss Future Of Cartilage Regeneration 2World Renowned Experts Discuss Future Of Cartilage Regeneration 3Global Process Liquid Analyzer, Gas Analyzer, and Gas Chromatograph (PH/ORP, Chlorine, Oxygen, Carbon dioxide) Market - Trends & Forecast to 2020 2Global Process Liquid Analyzer, Gas Analyzer, and Gas Chromatograph (PH/ORP, Chlorine, Oxygen, Carbon dioxide) Market - Trends & Forecast to 2020 3Global Process Liquid Analyzer, Gas Analyzer, and Gas Chromatograph (PH/ORP, Chlorine, Oxygen, Carbon dioxide) Market - Trends & Forecast to 2020 4Burnham Securities Inc. and The Channel Group Form Healthcare Alliance 2Burnham Securities Inc. and The Channel Group Form Healthcare Alliance 3Atox Bio Awarded Contract Worth up to $24 Million for the Development of AB103 by the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) 2
... IDIX ) announced today that Idenix management will ... Health Care Conference on Monday, May 18, 2009 at 8:40 ... webcast of the company presentation can be accessed under "Calendar ... www.idenix.com . Please log in approximately 5-10 minutes ...
... Trait Will Benefit Everyone from Farmers to Consumers. , ... Wilmington, DE ... reached a regulatory milestone for its next generation of healthier soybean products. ... Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency that its ...
... WHAT: GeoVax Labs, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GOVX), an Atlanta-based, ... company developing human, ... Virus) and other infectious agents to share their strategy for, ... plans to expand preventative trials, currently in, ...
Cached Biology Technology:DuPont Receives Canadian Regulatory Approval for High Oleic Soybean Trait 2DuPont Receives Canadian Regulatory Approval for High Oleic Soybean Trait 3
... were designed for full-length gene cloning and ... identify the desired cDNA clone. The first ... "Master Plate," where each well contains plasmid ... positive well(s) by gel electrophoresis of the ...
... Panels were designed for full-length gene cloning ... to identify the desired cDNA clone. The ... 96-well "Master Plate," where each well contains ... the positive well(s) by gel electrophoresis of ...
... Prepared by a modification of the ... Biotechnol. Bioeng., 11 , ... will yield an A 260 ... water (1 cm light path). Physical ...
... Dithiothreitol DTT White solid.. PACKAGED UNDER ... thiols, so reaction is "driven" to completion. A ... waxy surfactant found in many other preparations. Blocks ... Purity: ≥97% by titration. Contaminants: Heavy ...
Biology Products: