The last decade has seen an increase in the rate of premature births in Singapore. However, according to a recent survey, despite this trend, there is limited understanding about causes and prevention of premature births amongst mums and mums to be in Singapore. Read on to find out more.
A preemie’s development – her physical, intellectual, communication and social abilities - may be much different from a full-term child’s. Understanding these developmental differences could address your concerns and help you better support your child. This article is part of the DreamBig, an education series by Abbott, which aims to spread awareness on prematurity and help turn small starts into big futures.