Study finds 3 keys to curbing preterm births - Cincinnati Children's Blog

Study finds 3 keys to curbing preterm births

A significant portion of preterm births might be avoided by reducing or eliminating three major risk factors.

A new Cincinnati Children’s study shows that as many as 25 percent of preterm births might be attributed to abnormalities in the interval between pregnancies, the mother’s body mass index prior to pregnancy, and the amount of weight gain in pregnancy.

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