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IN Science & Technology ON 29 May, 2016
Generally, incubators are used for regulating the body temperature of newborns in the most critical phase of their early life. Incubators are heavily priced and are therefore not affordable by the poor people in the developing world.
In developing countries, many women lose their babies right at the time of their birth. This simple device which looks like a sleeping bag actually functions just like an incubator. It has saved the life of nearly 150,000 babies.
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Jane Chen, CEO and co-founder of Embrace innovations explained, "We've been at it for eight years and have now helped approximately 150,000 babies across 10 countries. The goal is to help 1 million babies, but like with a lot of projects, funding is an issue. That's one of the reasons behind us launching Little Lotus. Many people have come up to me and said, 'if I saw a baby in need I would do anything to help that child, especially after I became a mother.' If you buy any product from Little Lotus, an Embrace infant warmer will be sent to a needy baby in the developing countries.
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