Tag Archives: Baby

Common anti-inflammatory could protect baby brains

Administering ibuprofen immediately after birth may reduce brain damage in tiny growth-restricted babies, University of Queensland researchers have found. The UQ Centre for Clinical Research’s Dr Julie Wixeysaid the drug could help reduce the incidence of serious long-term neurological problems in these babies. “It’s often difficult to diagnose babies at risk of being born too small during pregnancy,” Dr… Read More »

Exclusive: Sri Lanka halts imports of Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder pending asbestos tests

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka has halted imports of Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder until the company proves its product is free from cancer-causing asbestos, two government officials and the product’s local distributor told Reuters. A bottle of Johnson and Johnson Baby Powder is seen in a photo illustration taken in New York, February 24,… Read More »