Conditions

From the beginning of care, through treatment, and into recovery, we provide an experience that’s right for children and families. Children’s National Health System provides a wide range of clinical services and specialties dedicated to improving children’s health.

Apnea of Prematurity

Apnea is a term for the absence of breathing for more than 20 seconds. It is most common in premature babies.

Premature Infant

A baby born before 37 weeks of pregnancy is considered premature, that is, born before complete maturity.