Monthly Archives: January 2017
The limbic system consists of various anatomically and functionally related formations of the brain. Some of them belong to the subcortex, others — to the cortex, but not to the new one, which covers the surface of the large hemispheres, and to the old, ancient, which took place in the process of evolutionary development in the depths of the brain. Thus, both subcortical and cortical formations of the limbic system are located in the depth of the brain, and they are paired, since there are both in the right and in the left hemisphere. Continue reading
A premature baby is considered to be a child born before the 38th week of pregnancy, having a body weight of less than 2500 grams, body length—less than 45 centimeters.
The viability of a premature baby depends not only on the weight of the body and the time of birth, but also on how the mother’s pregnancy proceeded.
A premature baby is born more weakened if the mother suffers from cardiovascular, gynecological, endocrine diseases, kidney diseases, suffered infectious diseases during pregnancy, smoked, drank alcohol. Continue reading