Premature babiesEnglish3026,3027,3028,3029,3030NeonatologyPrematureNANAConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2018-01-19T05:00:00Z000Landing Page (Overview)Learning Hub<p>A baby born before 37 weeks of gestation is considered a premature baby and will also usually have a low birth weight. Premature babies will face challenges but with proper medical care, most premature babies develop into healthy children.</p><p>A baby born before 37 weeks of gestation is considered a premature baby. Babies born prematurely usually also have a low birth weight (less than 2500 g (5 lbs 8 oz)). Premature babies will face many challenges but with proper medical care, most premature babies develop into healthy children.</p>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/premature_babies_learning_hub.jpg<div class="collection-nav-item"> <a href="/prematurebabies">Home</a> </div><div class="collection-nav-item"> <a href="/prematurebabies?topic=prematurebabiesabout">About premature babies</a> </div><div class="collection-nav-item"> <a href="/prematurebabies?topic=prematurebabiesdiagnosis">Understanding diagnosis</a> </div><div class="collection-nav-item"> <a href="/prematurebabies?topic=prematurebabiestreatment">Treatment overview</a> </div><div class="collection-nav-item"> <a href="/prematurebabies?topic=prematurebabieshome">At home</a> </div><div class="collection-nav-item"> <a href="/prematurebabies?topic=prematurebabiesahead">Looking ahead</a></div>