Premature Baby-Common Health
are many causes of preterm delivery. Sometimes, Mum, it is caused by the style
of life you have chosen to have during pregnancy.
drinking alcohol, using drugs, smoking, eating poorly and not gaining weight.
cause is not within Mum´s control. You could have a structural abnormality of
the uterus; a hormone unbalance; a chronic illness; an infection or several
other things that could lead to a premature birth. If you have a premature baby
it is more likely to happen when a woman is over 35 years old or under age 19;
or is carrying multiple fetuses. Sometimes the cause is totally unknown.
Common Health Problems of
Premature babies are susceptible to a number of problems, mostly because their
internal organs are not completely ready to function on their own.
The more premature the little one the higher the risk of complications.
These are the following: