U.S. Teen Birth Rate Declines

The birth rate for teenagers in the United States is at its lowest level since birth records were started 70 years ago. That fact has come as a surprise to many experts who say that it might be because of the economic recession. The statistics are in a new report released by a subsidiary of […]

Number of Premature Babies Drops

A federal health survey from the National Vital Statistics Report shows that the amount of babies being born prematurely has gone down considerably. There were 23,500 less premature births in 2008 than there were in 2007. The Births Final Data from the Report showed that 2007 had a record high number of preterm births, 546,602, […]

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