The March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health. With chapters nationwide and its premier event, March for Babies®, the March of Dimes works to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.
The Nurse of the Year Awards recognizes nurses for their tireless work to provide care, comfort and support to their patients. Thank you all for nominating amazing nurses in 16 different categories, from women’s health and pediatric to cardiac and emergency. CLICK HERE to learn more about the event!
TENNESSEE CELEBRATES FIVE-YEAR IMPROVEMENT IN PRETERM BIRTH RATE
Receives "C" On 2012 March Of Dimes Premature Birth Report Card
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The March of Dimes is partnering with the Tennessee Department of Health, the Tennessee Hospital Association and the Tennessee Initiative for Perinatal Quality Care on our Healthy Babies are Worth the Wait campaign, visit this site for more details.
Every year, more than half a million babies are born too soon in the United States. Our country’s premature birth rate has risen by 36 percent over the last 25 years. That’s serious cause for concern.
Babies need at least 39 weeks to grow before they are born. Many complications can occur due to non-medical inductions. Healthy Babies are Worth the Wait. Click Here for More Information!