Babies

Former Eagles running back Brian Westbrook helped install a changing table in the bathroom of a barber shop in Philadelphia's Powelton Village neighborhood.
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Andrew Kramer
October 27, 2019 - 4:30 am
Former Philadelphia Eagles running back Brian Westbrook can break tackles and catch footballs, but off the field, there's a challenge he and many dads like him often face that forces them to call an audible. Read more here.
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Infant incubator boxes
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October 07, 2019 - 3:57 pm
A Pennsylvania hospital is racing to determine the source of a waterborne germ that appears to have infected at least eight infants in the neonatal intensive care unit, three of whom have died. Read the latest here.
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An in vitro fertilization embryologist works on a petri dish at a fertility clinic in London.
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AP News
October 03, 2019 - 11:05 am
Twin births steadily increased for more than three decades, driven largely by older white moms undergoing fertility treatments. But the rate of twin births apparently peaked in 2014 and has fallen 4% since.
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This 2019 photo provided by Northwestern University shows a soft, flexible wireless sensor applied on a foot of a family's baby, who is involved in the clinical trial at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.
Northwestern University via AP
February 28, 2019 - 4:21 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Peek into any U.S. hospital's baby ICU, and you'll see sick and premature newborns covered in wired monitors that tear at fragile skin and make it hard for parents to cuddle their kids. Now researchers have created tiny skin-like wireless sensors that may finally cut those cords...
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FILE - In this March 3, 2015 file photo, federal agents enter an upscale apartment complex where authorities say a birth tourism business charged pregnant women $50,000 for lodging, food and transportation, in Irvine, Calif.
AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File
January 31, 2019 - 8:21 pm
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Dongyuan Li's business was called "You Win USA," and authorities say she coached pregnant Chinese women on how to get into the United States to deliver babies who would automatically enjoy all the benefits of American citizenship. Over two years, the now-41-year-old raked...
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New parents can get some downtime without all the worry, thanks to new innovations that can keep a close eye on an infant, as some of the products being shown off at the annual CES tech show in Las Vegas show.
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Ian Bush
January 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
LAS VEGAS (KYW Newsradio) — New parents can get some downtime without all the worry, thanks to new innovations that can keep a close eye on an infant, as some of the products being shown off at the annual CES tech show in Las Vegas show. Smarts come to the crib with a waterproof mat and sensor from...
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Temple University Hospital celebrated their new designation Wednesday as a so-called baby-friendly birth facility.
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Hadas Kuznits
June 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Temple University Hospital celebrated their new designation Wednesday as a so-called baby-friendly birth facility. Gail Herrine, medical director of lactation at the postpartum unit, said the designation calls for a big emphasis on helping new moms successfully...
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