Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Black Babies More Likely to Have Nursing Care Missed in their NICU Stay


Newswise imageEverybody wants a healthy life for their baby. Black babies are more likely to be born prematurely, which puts them at risk for death and developmental problems. In fact, a third of all infant deaths are preterm-related. The critical period in preterm babies’ lives is when they are just born and are in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). The care they receive is vital to a healthy future.