Infant

Hermes Carrying The Infant Dionysos

Sculpture has been a very important part of art history throughout thousands of years. For the past few months I have viewed many different kinds of sculpture, including Greek archaic sculptures, Greek classical sculptures, Greek Hellenistic sculptures and Roman sculptures. All of the sculptures that I have seen and analyzed have very interesting characteristics, but […]

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Hermes Carrying The Infant Dionysos

Sculpture has been a very important part of art history throughout thousands of years. For the past few months I have viewed many different kinds of sculpture, including Greek archaic sculptures, Greek classical sculptures, Greek Hellenistic sculptures and Roman sculptures. All of the sculptures that I have seen and analyzed have very interesting characteristics, but […]

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The issue of alloparents’ role in the life of an infant

The issue of alloparents’ role in the life of an infant is rather controversial and deep. Sarah Hrdy admits that focusing on shared childcare is worth our attention while considering the problems connected with serious hypersocial tendencies. In Hrdy’s view, a woman’s mother would be much better alloparent than her mother-in-law. The reason has some […]

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Infant Hearing Screening

  The aim of this assignment is to examine the benefits of infant hearing screening tests and to look at initiatives set up through the child Health Surveillance programme. It will demonstrate how the infant hearing screening tests are incorporated into the general health promotion programme targeted at children and carers and evaluate how effective […]

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Concepts of Care of the New Born

The following reflection will analyse the issue of post natal head moulding which has been observed in practice in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants especially those born at 23-32 weeks gestation. I have also observed that when these infants are ready for discharge this flattened head shape is obvious. Therefore I will analyse the […]

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Premature infants

The survival rate of premature infants has dramatically improved as a result of increasing technological advances, and developments in newborn and infant care. Consequently, clinical practice needs to adapt to an increased demand for care of very premature babies (BAPM, 2003). Accountability rests health care providers to consider the developmental consequences of this progress, and […]

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Infant development

This unit will be enable readers to gain knowledge and understanding of the different life stages of an individual. They will be able to understand the physical and psychological changes of ageing. The word “development” is used to describe complex changes involving quality as well as straightforward increases in some measured quantity. This is stated […]

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Jaundice in Newborns

Jaundice is caused by an increase in blood levels of bilirubin, which is a waste product made when haemoglobin in red blood cells is broken down. Newborn babies have immature liver enzymes and are unable to chemically transform (metabolise) this bilirubin effectively for later excretion. Babies who are born underweight and those born to diabetic […]

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Infant Reflex

* * Moro reflex – The Moro reflex is often called a startle reflex because it usually occurs when a baby is startled by a loud sound or movement. In response to the sound, the baby throws back his/her head, extends out the arms and legs, cries, then pulls the arms and legs back in. […]

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Cognitive Development in Infants

I chose to write about the motor development of infants. At our last duty station, I worked as a Licensed Family Child Care Provider. During this time, I cared for two infants. Both infants started with me at 6 weeks of age and stayed with me until they were 8 months old. Although I have […]

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