From the editor’s desk: Premature births

1 Million babies die each year

This is Prematurity Awareness Month and November 17 is World Prematurity Day. Here's a message from the March of Dimes: "November 17 is World Prematurity Day. Every year, 13 million babies are born prematurely worldwide. A million of them never get to celebrate their first birthday, and many more face serious, lifelong health challenges. Raising awareness of this common and serious problem is the first step to defeating it. Visit Facebook.com/WorldPrematurityDay and change your status to … [Read more...]


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