Gwen Lister

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There is considerable controversy over whether nutrition in early life has a long-term influence on neurodevelopment. We have shown previously that, in preterm infants, mother's choice to provide breast milk was associated with higher developmental scores at 18 months. We now report data on intelligence quotient (IQ) in the same children seen at 7 1/2-8(More)
Infant polysomnography (IPSG) is an increasingly important procedure for studying infants with sleep and breathing disorders. Since analyses of these IPSG data are subjective, an equally important issue is the reliability or strength of agreement among scorers (especially among experienced clinicians) of sleep parameters (SP) and sleep states (SS). One(More)
Based on our research, we understand community engagement to be " people working collaboratively, through inspired action and learning, to create and realize bold visions for their common future. " We want to focus on process(es) that bring people together; the broad engagement of organizations and people. We believe these processes can enable collective(More)
What should we teach about breastfeeding? For breastfeeding to become a cultural norm once more, it is important to include basic messages about breast-feeding in the educational system. These can include: Breastfeeding is the normal way for babies to eat and mothers and babies have the right to breastfeed free of commercial influences. Breastfeeding(More)
(Studies done mostly in affluent societies) (Études effectuées surtout dans les sociétés affluentes) and subsequent intelligence quotient in children born preterm. Lancet 1992;339:261-4 CD-4: Nettleton JA. Are n-3 fatty acids essential nutrients for fetal and infant development. Learning disabilities as a probable consequence of using chloride-deficient(More)
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