All posts by trikiron

The Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

February 19, 2008 No Comments »

The Murdoch Childrens Research Institute development board invites you and your family to Discovery Day a family picnic day hosted by our patron Dame Elisabeth Murdoch AC DBE in her beautiful gardens at Cruden Farm. Sunday 24 February 2008 10am ... Read More »

February 16, 2008 2 Comments »

Twins – Born at 22 weeks Hunter and Darcey are premature baby twins who were born at 22 weeks gestation. What an amazing story and a battle for life. They are both an inspiration not only to myself but i ... Read More »

February 14, 2008 No Comments »

Premature Baby Support (Australia) I have put together a short video for L’il Aussie Prems and all of the support available throughout Australia for parents and families of premature babies. The babies included in the video are all members’ babies. ... Read More »

MRI predicts development delay

February 13, 2008 No Comments »

New techniques mean tailored treatments for premature babies, writes Denise Cullen ANDREA Krieger’s son Angus faced tough odds when he was was born 15 weeks early five years ago. Sophisticated medical interventions over the past two decades have dramatically increased ... Read More »

Folic acid may cut premature births by 70%

February 1, 2008 No Comments »

Folic acid supplements taken for a year before pregnancy can cut the risk of premature births by 70% and save thousands of lives, researchers have found. One in three babies born under 28 weeks die, and many others face lifelong ... Read More »