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We are happy to announce that our brochure "A Healthy Pregnancy" is now available in English and can be downloaded, like the German version, for free on our website.
EFCNI initiated and coordinates the project which brings together relevant stakeholders. Together, they are developing harmonised standards for the care of preterm and newborn infants with illnesses in Europe.
"World Prematurity Day" is an awareness day on 17 November that honours preterm infants and their families. It was first celebrated by EFCNI and our partner parent organisations in 2009.
Charpak and colleagues recently published a follow up study in Pediatrics that indicates that kangaroo mother care has significant long term protective effects.