Every year in the United States, more than half a million babies are born too soon, 10,200 of them right here in Tennessee. With your help, we work to improve the health of babies and support families if something does go wrong.
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More than 4 million babies were born in the United States last year and the March of Dimes helped each and every one through 75 years of research, education, vaccines and breakthroughs. Click Here to learn all about it!
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!