Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Researchers find long-term benefits of nurse home visits for new mothers and infants

(University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) Home visits by nurses to check on infants and first-time mothers offer learning benefits for the children and savings in the cost of public welfare programs, according to new research published in December 2019 issue of the journal Pediatrics. The studies follow up on families 18 years after they participated in the nurse-visit program and they compare outcomes for those families with control groups.