Principles of Pilates

Pilates is a form of exercise that incorporates mind and body.  Pilates promotes long, lean muscles, a clear mind and a refreshed sense of accomplishment.  The exercises combine elements from yoga, breathing techniques, dancing, gymnastics and boxing.  Joseph Pilates founded the principles of Pilates over 80 years ago.  He was a physically active man that […]

High-frequency breathing support for premature babies could lead to better lung function

Premature babies supported immediately after birth by high-frequency oscillation — a type of breathing support — had better lung function as adolescents than those who received conventional ventilation, research has found. The children ventilated with the high frequency method also showed higher academic achievement in three of eight school subjects. Infant’s Health News — ScienceDaily

Improving lung function in premature babies with high-frequency breathing support

A new study led by researchers at King’s College London has found that premature babies supported immediately after birth by high-frequency oscillation – a type of breathing support – had better lung function as adolescents than those who received conventional ventilation. Pregnancy / Obstetrics News From Medical News Today