Women's Health eNews Archive
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- April 15, 2016Most parents cherish the minutes after giving birth when they meet their baby for the first time. These are also precious minutes for the caregivers in the Birthing Program at BC Women's.
- July 13, 2015When a sick baby is admitted to the BC Women's Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU), the hospital often becomes a second home for the worried parents.
- December 20, 2013For pregnant women a bout with the flu can have far more serious consequences than a week away from work. Pregnancy causes changes in immune, heart and lung functions. As a result, pregnant women are more susceptible to complications of influenza that have the potential to make them seriously ill and put the unborn baby at risk of premature delivery.