Why Babies Born Early Can Be Really Sick
The human body is really complex. Different parts of the body form before and after birth. Sometimes babies are born early. When a baby is born early they can be very sick because their body has not finished forming. Doctors take special care of these babies to help them live and grow. To make these babies better, it is important to understand what is making them sick. Babies who are born early can have problems with important parts of their body like their brains, eyes, lungs, heart, and intestines. Doctors and scientists work together to learn more about what is making these babies sick and to figure out how to help them so that these babies can grow up to be kids who can run, play, and do well in school.