• Study: People born prematurely may face higher risk of psychiatric problems

    WASHINGTON — They are born way too small, and now there is evidence that tiny babies who often fight for physical survival may face a higher incidence of psychiatric problems as adults. Canadian researchers at…

  • Nutrient shortages hurt local infants, area hospitals

    It sounds like a Third World problem: Hospitals are rationing, bartering and hoarding critical nutrients that premature infants need to survive. But it\’s a problem that\’s happening in the Washington area and in other major cities across the country.