Birth Rate among Teen Mothers Dropped in 2010

The teen birth rate among U.S. girls has dropped by 9% during 2010, bringing it to the lowest level ever recorded. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released this data as part of their program for the National Center for Health Statistics. This was the biggest decline in a one year time span since […]

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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