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U.S. preterm birth rate falls again but remains high

U.S. preterm birth rate falls again but remains high

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/11/01/preterm-birth-rate-march-of-dimes/3326471/

Source: USA Today

The percentage of babies born prematurely in the United States fell for the sixth straight year, but the problem remains more common than in most other industrialized nations, says an annual report card out Friday. Dr. Craig Rubens, executive director of the Global Alliance to Prevent Prematurity and Stillbirth, based at Seattle Children's, is quoted in this article.