What are the health risks of a baby born to a teenage mother?

Answer Premature birth and low birth weight are the most common ones. You can read more in the link below.

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What are the possible health risks for babies born to heroine addicts?

Hydrocephalus is usually detected at birth, but some cases slip through the net, and aren't diagnosed until later in life, even people into their 70's.Hydrocephalus is usually the result of another... Read More »

What are the risks on having a baby born at 36 to 37 weeks?

In the UK - which currently has the highest incidence of pre-term births in Europe - around 7% of births occur before 37 weeks, with 98% of these being after the 32nd week. But for a mother who ha... Read More »

The Health Risks of Baby Powder?

A primary ingredient in best-selling baby powders is talc, a mined mineral linked to respiratory problems and possible cancers. When talc rocks are milled to fine dust, fibers remain which are simi... Read More »

How to Help a Teenage Mother Prepare for Baby?

If you know a teenage girl (a daughter, niece, friend) is pregnant. Here are a few ways to help her be prepared.