Last year, more than 85,000 babies were born in Arizona and March of Dimes helped each and every one through 75 years of research, vaccines and breakthroughs.
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CineMama is a fun tool created by March of Dimes to document your pregnancy and track your belly’s growth. Celebrate your progress week after week while learning the benefits of a full-term pregnancy!
Congratulations to the more than 300 Registered Nurses who were nominated for the March of Dimes 10th Annual Nurse of the Year Awards Gala! Be sure to confirm your nomination by 5.p.m. on June 17, 2013! Finalists will be announced in mid July and winners revealed at the awards banquet on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown.
We’re letting parents and caregivers know how important it is that they get vaccinated with an adult Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria and acellular pertussis) booster vaccine.
Pertussis is a highly contagious, vaccine-preventable disease that can last for weeks. The disease is usually more severe in babies and young children, who will often experience severe coughing that can be followed by a “whooping” sound as they gasp for air.