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World Prematurity Day is November 17

Last Updated on Friday, November 15, 2013

The March of Dimes brings attention to prematurity with other organizations worldwide on World Prematurity Day. We partner with them to deliver information that impacts roughly 15 million babies worldwide—more than one in ten born each year. Preeclampsia is one of the leading causes of prematurity worldwide, accounting for approximately 15 percent of all premature births in the US alone. Please share this information, and help us make others more aware and supportive of our mission.

Here are links to some articles that will update you on the statistics, concerns, advances, action items, and reasons for hope.

UPCOMING EVENTS

We’ll be Speaking Here

  

  Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses National Conference

June 24, 2018
Tampa, Florida

 

 HRSA Maternal Mortality Summit

 June 19-21, 2018

Rockville, MD

 

 

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What’s Happening on Twitter

Preeclampsia CEO @Eleni_Z_Tsigas brings the patient voice into the discussion at #HRSAMaternalMortality; hear what she's got to… https://t.co/e2mEMCfFuy
Preeclampsia What should #preeclampsia patients expect from their healthcare providers? Check out the Hospital Guidelines and… https://t.co/kBmoN7Edta
Preeclampsia Join the live webcast 6/19-21 with Eleni Tsigas, CEO of @preeclampsia Foundation at #HRSA Experts from… https://t.co/ILQNGbO7ho

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