What is prematurity?The normal duration of pregnancy is about 40 weeks. It is not until then that the newly born child is completely ready for life outside the womb. However, sometimes the baby happens to be born earlier than expected.This might pose many risks, but the good news is that nowadays medical science has reached such a high level that it is possible to save earlier and earlier born babies.A baby born before 37 weeks of pregnancy is considered premature. Approximately 12% of all babies are born prematurely.
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Prematurity Awareness – Reflecting on the Importance of Healthy Pregnancies
California is one of more than 30 states that rates worse than the national target for cesarean deliveries
Prematurity Awareness is an ideal opportunity for families in California to think about expectant mothers’ and babies’ health, and to raise awareness about how to increase the likelihood of a safe and healthy pregnancy and delivery.
By knowing the ABCs of diabetes, you can control problems caused by blood glucose (sugar) levels that are higher than normal.
The technology used by Facebook, Google and Amazon to turn spoken language into text, recognize faces and target advertising could help doctors combat one of the deadliest killers in American hospitals.
People are often surprised to learn that rates of mental health disorders are rising fastest among Baby Boomers: it’s estimated that 20% of people age 55 or older experience some type of mental health issue, and the number of older adults with depression is expected to double between 2010 and 2030.
The third and largest Monarch Cares® clinic recently opened on the Anaheim Regional Medical Center campus.
Orange County News
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Date/Time: November 19, 2017 at 5:00 a.m.
José Juarez & Jennifer Payne, Senior Ambassadors, Monarch HealthCare 949-453-4160, JJuarez@mhealth.com | 949-923-3275, JPayne@mhealth.com Most Medicare beneficiaries like the health plan they’re on, but with attractive and competitive benefits every year, some will change. If you switch plans, here are some helpful tips: