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Experts say delivering at full-term can help prevent complications for Mom and baby. Credit: Sam Yeh, AFP/Getty Images Considering an early delivery for scheduling or other non-medical purposes? It may be best to wait. According ...Anxious to deliver your baby a couple weeks early? Sorry. It's best to wait it out.
More than 10 percent of U.S. births are premature, according to the World Health Organization. Credit: Alex Paleczny, FlickrThe World Health Organization just released its first report on the incidence of preterm birth and found a 36 percent ...
By 2010, the federal government hopes to reduce premature births to no more than 7.6 percent born before 37 weeks. It looks like they have a lot of work to do to reach their goal. The March of Dimes recently graded each of the 50 states on a ...