Tag: Prematurity Research Centers

Health disparities in premature birth

Health disparities in premature birth

In the United States, rates of preterm birth, low birthweight, and infant mortality are higher for black, non-Hispanic infants than for white, non-His ...
380,000 babies born too soon in the U.S.

380,000 babies born too soon in the U.S.

This year, the United States received a “C” on the March of Dimes 2015 Premature Birth Report Card. Although the overall rate of preterm birth dropped ...
The survival rates of extremely premature babies are improving

The survival rates of extremely premature babies are improving

Advances in treatment options may be helping to increase survival rates and reduce the number of complications for extremely premature babies, accordi ...
Launching new, cutting edge prematurity research centers

Launching new, cutting edge prematurity research centers

Today is World Prematurity Day and communities around the world are joining us to raise awareness of this global problem. It also marks the launch of ...