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11 Percent of Infants Born Preterm Worldwide


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Evelyn
- 807 days ago - foxnews.com
One in nine babies around the world is born before the full term of pregnancy, and although these preterm births occur primarily in the developing world, the number of preterm births in the United States ranks among the 10 highest in the world, a new..



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Bob P. (425)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 7:24 am
thanks for sharing
 

Carol H. (229)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 8:11 am
I can understand why!!! thanks Evelyn
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 11:36 am
In 2005, my best friend delivered a 4lb, 6oz girl 6weeks early. The mother is a doctor, and did everything right. There was no rhyme or reason for this. These statistics were not surprising to me.
 
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