disabled infant

disabled infant

A child of less than one year of age with a physical or mental impairment that may substantially limit one or more major life function, such as breathing, seeing, hearing, walking, caring for oneself, performing manual tasks, learning and working.
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A chimpanzee mother cared for her disabled infant in the wild in Tanzania, Japanese researchers reported in a study published this week, research they hope will help in understanding the evolution of social care in humans.
The policy provides liability insurance to cover the cost of a lawsuit and payment for an adverse outcome or a system to assist a disabled infant and its family.
As a single mother with a disabled infant, Jai no longer felt able to work, and she and the kids went on W-2.
Many of the needs of the disabled infant are similar to those of any infant, but he or she may need additional tactile, visual, and auditory stimulation.
Plainly, McAliley believes that ending the life of this disabled infant is morally permissible.
Or "killing a disabled infant is not morally equivalent to killing a person.
One minute is all that is needed to understand why the protesters were so angry: "Killing a disabled infant," Singer writes, "is not morally equivalent to killing a person.
A former Limpopo physiotherapist-turned Professor in Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Oklahoma has coinvented a mobile device that 'teaches' disabled infants how to crawl, miraculously transforming their cognition, early mobility and life prospects.
These concerns include questions over the possibility of delivering disabled infants, experiencing difficulty in delivery, or passing the illness on genetically.
They reminded us all to 'remain committed to challenging disabling ways of robbing mothers of disabled infants of the complexity and locatedness of their maternal subjectivity'.
Her philanthropic work in Central America will include building an orphanage for disabled infants with volunteers from the Reno Rotary Club.
See Services and Treatment for Disabled Infants, 45 C.

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