Infant Journal
for neonatal and paediatric healthcare professionals

Latest news

Receive our free monthly Bulletin email, including the latest unit and product news, details of articles published in Infant journal, job opportunities and forthcoming conferences.

Simply enter your email address here and click the 'sign up' button:

Please provide your email address
Please provide a valid email address

Each Baby Counts publishes final report

April 7, 2021
The final Each Baby Counts report presents key findings based on the analysis of data relating to the care given to mothers and babies throughout the UK in 2018. It also takes a retrospective look at the key learning points and the impact of Each Baby Counts over time since its inception.

Embrace neonatal transport restraint now available from CMS

April 7, 2021
Central Medical Supplies (CMS) is now distributing the Embrace restraint system for transporting neonates.

Innovative neonatal palliative care project goes national

April 7, 2021
First-of-its-kind project transforms neonatal palliative care in London and is rolled out across the UK.

Senior neonatal sister awarded the 2020 Pure Foundation Fund for providing exceptional care

April 7, 2021
Homerton senior neonatal sister Kezia Alex has been awarded £2,500 for her compassion, attitude and outstanding commitment to improving care for new parents and babies.

New study offers insight on how to support parents with end-of-life care decisions

April 7, 2021

Bliss research shows parents of full-term babies need better support

March 4, 2021

First 1001 Days report shows babies' needs overlooked in COVID response

March 3, 2021
The Baby Blind-spot: First 1001 Days report shows babies’ needs were overlooked in the COVID-19 response.

BiliCare is now available via NHS Supply Chain

March 3, 2021
It’s been a long time coming, but the BiliCare Jaundice Meter is now for sale via the NHS Supply Chain.

ONS report shows neonatal mortality rate remains high in England and Wales

March 3, 2021

Continuous wireless monitoring during labour can indicate risk of EOS

February 4, 2021

NapNap sleep mat makes its mark in the UK

February 4, 2021
NapNap mats are used in neonatal departments around the world to help premature babies sleep. They use stochastic resonance to replicate the feeling of being in the womb.

NIPE updates handbook and screening pathways

February 4, 2021
Public Health England has published an updated version of the NHS Newborn and Infant Physical Examination (NIPE) Screening Programme clinical guidance handbook.

EAP launches ‘Vaccinate your Child’ campaign

February 4, 2021
The European Academy of Paediatrics (EAP) has launched a campaign to increase levels of child vaccination and fight misinformation about vaccines.

MBRRACE-UK report raises concerns about stillbirths and neonatal deaths in twin pregnancies

February 4, 2021
A report into stillbirths and neonatal deaths in twin pregnancies indicates there are still many improvements to be ensure the best outcomes for these infants.