Pre-term births in the sunshine state are up from 10.1 to 10.2 percent over last year. Dr. Saima Aftab of Nicklaus Childrens Hospital, says that premature birth is one of the leading causes of death in the first year of life in the U.S.. But, she says there have been improvements in care.
To help the March of Dimes raise awareness and fund the mission for healthy moms and strong babies, you can attend the Signature Chefs Auction in Miami on November 7th. To learn more, click here.