In the United States, one in ten babies is born too soon, putting them at serious risk for major health problems.
November is Prematurity Awareness Month, placing a global spotlight on the current state of maternal and infant health in the U.S. and around the world.
Dr. Eric Horowitz, medical director for neonatology at St. Peter’s, appeared on WTEN for Women’s Health Wednesday on November 22. Dr. Horowitz discussed risk factors and the importance of awareness.
Click here to watch WTEN’s report.