Tag: "Center for Prevention of Preterm Birth"
World Prematurity Day is Nov. 17
November 17 has been designated as World Prematurity Day. It is designed to raise awareness of the risks of premature birth — now the leading cause of infant mortality in
Study finds 3 keys to curbing preterm births
A brief summary and link to a story about how a significant portion of preterm births might be avoided by reducing or eliminating three major risk factors.
Very Early Preterm Births More Common In Black Mothers
A brief summary of and link to a story about Dr. Emily DeFranco's study about early preterm births and infant mortality.
March of Dimes rates U.S., cities, states on preterm births
A brief summary of and link to a story on CBS News about the March of Dimes ratings for cities, states, and the US on preterm births.
November Is World Prematurity Month, but for Cincinnati Children’s, It’s Year-Round
Dr. Louis Muglia, director of Cincinnati Children’s Center for Prevention of Preterm Birth, is committed to stopping premature births before they occur. He’s leading a research effort with the March
World Prematurity Day 2014
Each year, 15 million babies worldwide are born too soon. In the United States, 1 in every 9 babies is born preterm. And in an average week in Ohio, 322
Short Intervals Between Pregnancies Result in Decreased Pregnancy Length
A new study published in the International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and co-authored by Emily DeFranco of the Center for Prevention of Preterm Birth at Cincinnati Children’s concludes that short