In the previous section, we talked about the Causes of Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy, or HIE. In this section, we will turn to a discussion of the
Can the Brain Recover from a Hypoxic Brain Injury?
The answer depends–hypoxic (and anoxic) brain injuries often result in serious and permanent injury. However, proper treatment can help minimize the
What Is Transient Hypoxia and What Are Its Symptoms?
Transient hypoxia refers to when the brain doesn’t get adequate oxygen for a temporary period of time. In newborns, even a time period as brief as 30
What Are the First Signs of Hypoxia in Newborns?
Hypoxia, birth asphyxia, and hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) are all terms for a lack of oxygen to a baby before, during, or following birth.
What Causes Epilepsy in Children?
Epilepsy and seizures in children are often the result of lack of oxygen during birth (asphyxia or HIE), head trauma, low blood sugar, intracranial
What Are the Stages of HIE?
In this post, you will learn about the three stages of hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, also known as HIE. If you are trying to understand HIE and