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Premature Births

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Premature Births

Premature Births

Premature Births

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Each year, about 440,000 babies are born prematurely in the United States. And these babies account for about three-quarters of deaths in the first month of life. In this hour we'll look at the latest research into the causes of premature birth and what can be done to prevent it. Guests: Dr. Jay Greenspan Director of Neonatology Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia, PA Dr. James McGregor Professor of Obstetrics and Gynocology University of Colorado Health Science Center Denver, CO Listeners call in