NEWBORN.F07 - HANDICAPPED NEWBORNS CHALLENGED CHILDREN...

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HANDICAPPED NEWBORNS CHALLENGED CHILDREN
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OUTLINE MEDICAL SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION LEGAL ISSUES SOCIO-CULTURAL INFLUENCES ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH TEACHING MORAL ANALYSIS
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MEDICAL SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION THE MEDICAL PROBLEM THAT GIVES RISE TO THIS QUESTION AN INCREASING DILEMMA CAUSES OF THIS PROBLEM
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THE MEDICAL PROBLEM NEWBORNS ARRIVE WITH PHYSICAL/ PSYCHOLOGICAL DEFICITS, ANOMALIES OF WIDELY VARYING GRAVITY. THEIR SURVIVAL IS NOW AN INCREASING PHENOMENON DUE TO ADVANCES IN NEONATAL CARE MEDICAL DILEMMA – TO TREAT OR NOT
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THE CAUSES OF THE MEDICAL PROBLEM GENETIC DEFECTS – INHERITED FROM PARENT(S) IN BASIC DNA. CONGENITAL DEFECTS – CAUSED DURING PREGNANCY, FROM PARENTAL BEHAVIORS OR ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS. LOW (VERY LOW) BIRTH WEIGHT – DUE TO PREMATURITY OR OTHER CAUSES. SOME CAUSES/ANOMALIES CAN BE DETECTED DURING PREGNANCY.
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OF THE MEDICAL PROBLEM NOT A NEW PHENOMENON IN U.S. PREVIOUSLY TREATED AS A PRIVATE ISSUE; DEALT WITH BY MD’S WITH/OUT PARENTS’ PARTICIPATION UNTIL THE 1970’S WHEN CASES BEGAN TO BE PUBLICLY REPORTED AND A NEW AWARENESS DEVELOPED IN U.S. SOCIETY.
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