Preventing Premature Births

Premature births are on the rise, and now the government wants to know why.

One in eight babies is born prematurely, and a recent study shows underweight births have hit the highest level in 40 years.

Now Federal Health Officials and the U.S. Surgeon General are beginning an unprecedented push to find out why.

They are also putting together a new campaign to educate women about this troubling trend.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

275 E. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 27858 252-439-7777
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 20733504 -
Gray Television, Inc.