Preventing Preterm Birth
Please click on the links below to view educational resources related to preventing preterm births.
- Preventing Preterm Birth - from the University of Washington Center Medical Center
Recognizing preterm labor and prevening preterm birth are key issues to starting your baby or babies off as healthy as possible.
- March of Dimes Minnesota - state website of the national organization has numerous resources on preventing preterm birth as well as birth defects.
- Information on folic acid to prevent birth defects such as neural tube defects is also available on the March of Dimes website.
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Last updated May. 24, 2013