Ray examines 760,000 live births in Ontario, 55 per cent of Canadian immigrants have. He found that babies born to mothers from each region of the world had, with the exception of Europe and other Western countries is significantly lower birth weight – up to 250 grams less – than the for babies born to mothers in Canada.. Her baby.
Researchers at St. Michael’s hospital say many of these children are in fact the right for for their ethnic group and should not be compared with those of babies born in Canada mothers. Researchers from Dr. Joel Ray led the first neonatal weight curves for certain ethnic groups in Canada curves birth weight curves charts be used to illustrate how a baby to other to other weight at the same age. A baby whose birth weight in the lowest tenth %ile of the curve is considered to be small for gestational age .
‘Our findings have potential implications in various ways ‘, ‘The number of new immigrant parents and babies is affected sizable, which means that there is a great demand for new target birth weight curves. ‘. Continue reading “Researchers at St.”