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Mar 05, 2015, 00:01 ET

Top Corporations March For Tiny Babies

Leading airline, retail and healthcare and thousands of other corporations are supporting the March of Dimes signature fundraiser, March for...

Mar 05, 2015, 00:01 ET

Importantes corporaciones marchan para bebés pequeñitos

Importantes corporaciones aéreas, detallistas y de la salud, y miles otras, están apoyando el evento insignia de recaudación de...

Mar 04, 2015, 09:00 ET

Eli Manning to Lead March for Babies in New York City

 March of Dimes New York Division announced today that two-time Super Bowl MVP, Eli Manning, will serve as the 2015 Celebrity Chairman for...

Mar 02, 2015, 21:54 ET

United Airlines celebra 10 años de apoyo a March of Dimes tocando la campana de cierre de la Bolsa de Valores de Nueva York

United Airlines sabe que los bebés sanos son buenos para los negocios y está compartiendo ese mensaje con corporaciones de todo el mundo...

Mar 02, 2015, 16:51 ET

United Airlines Celebrates 10 Years of Supporting March of Dimes by Ringing the Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange

United Airlines knows healthy babies are good for business and is sharing that message with corporations worldwide by ringing The Closing...

Feb 02, 2015, 00:01 ET

New Research Finds Baby's Genes, Not Mom's, May Trigger Some Preterm Births

Some babies seem to have a genetic predisposition to a higher risk of being born too soon, a team of researchers said today.  Variants in the...

Feb 02, 2015, 00:01 ET

Nueva investigación halla que los genes del bebé, no los de la mamá, pueden provocar algunos nacimientos prematuros

March of Dimes distingue resumen sobre prematuridad en reunión de la SMFM Un equipo de investigadores afirmó hoy que algunos...

Jan 22, 2015, 13:35 ET

Los analgésicos recetados, que consumen muchas mujeres en edad fértil, duplican el riesgo de defectos congénitos, informan March of Dimes y el CDC

Más de un cuarto de las mujeres en edad fértil que tienen seguros médicos privados y un tercio de las mujeres en edad fértil...

Jan 22, 2015, 13:01 ET
Swaddling babies can help with withdrawal symptoms, which babies may have if their mother took opioid drugs, such as prescription pain killers, while pregnant.

Prescription Painkillers, Widely Used By Women Of Childbearing Age, Double Risk Of Birth Defects, March Of Dimes And CDC Say

 More than one-fourth of privately-insured and one-third of Medicaid-enrolled women of childbearing age filled prescriptions for opioid-based...

Jan 15, 2015, 14:30 ET

El ácido fólico salva a 1,300 bebés todos los años de defectos congénitos graves del cerebro y médula espinal, según estudio

Al fortificar los alimentos de granos con el ácido fólico vitamina B, se ha impedido que nazcan unos 1,300 bebés al año con...

Jan 15, 2015, 13:00 ET

Folic Acid Saves 1,300 Babies Each Year From Serious Birth Defects Of Brain And Spine, Study Finds

 Fortifying grain foods with the B vitamin folic acid has saved about 1,300 babies every year from being born with serious birth defects of the...

Jan 13, 2015, 00:01 ET

Niño de Chicago es nombrado el Embajador Nacional 2015 de March Of Dimes

El día de hoy se anunció que un chico de Chicago que ahora tiene 12 años de edad y sobrevivió tras haber nacido casi cuatro...

Jan 13, 2015, 00:01 ET
The March of Dimes Foundation's 2015 National Ambassador and family. Pictured are 12-year-old National Ambassador Elijah Jackson (center) with his mom, Elise Jackson (left), and father, Todd Jackson (right).

Chicago Boy Named 2015 March Of Dimes National Ambassador

A 12-year-old Chicago boy who survived being born nearly four months prematurely will serve as the March of Dimes Foundation's 2015 National...

Dec 19, 2014, 13:42 ET

Declaración de la Dra. Jennifer L. Howse, Presidenta de March Of Dimes, sobre la firma y promulgación por el Presidente Obama de la Ley de Reautorización de la Evaluación de Neonatos para Salvar Vidas

March of Dimes dio a conocer hoy la siguiente declaración de su Presidenta, Dra. Jennifer L. Howse, al firmar y promulgar el Presidente Barack...

Dec 18, 2014, 18:07 ET

Statement Of Dr. Jennifer L. Howse, President, March Of Dimes On President Obama Signing The Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act Into Law

The March of Dimes released today the following statement from President Dr. Jennifer L. Howse as President Barack Obama signed into law H.R. 1281,...

Dec 18, 2014, 15:07 ET

March of Dimes da la bienvenida al Año Nuevo con seis resoluciones sencillas para un embarazo saludable

March of Dimes está alentando a las mujeres que están embarazadas, o que planean un embarazo, a tomar una resolución del Año...

Dec 18, 2014, 11:59 ET
The March of Dimes Greets the New Year With Six Simple Resolutions for a Healthy Pregnancy

The March Of Dimes Greets The New Year With Six Simple Resolutions For A Healthy Pregnancy

The March of Dimes is encouraging women who are pregnant, or planning to become pregnant, to make a New Year's resolution to be as healthy as they...

Dec 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

Los gérmenes durante el embarazo: ¿amigos o enemigos?

WHITE PLAINS, Nueva York, 11 de diciembre de 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Algunas de las bacterias y otros microrganismos que se...

Dec 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

Pregnancy Germs: Friend Or Foe?

Some of the bacteria and other microorganisms that exist in a woman's mouth, digestive system, reproductive organs or other body parts may be...

Dec 10, 2014, 23:58 ET

La Ley de Reautorización de la Evaluación de Neonatos para Salvar Vidas pasa a la presidencia para firma y promulgación

La Cámara de Representantes de los EE.UU. aprobó la H.R. 1281, la Ley de Reautorización de la Evaluación de Neonatos para...