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Apr 28, 2015, 13:16 ET
Eli Manning Leads March for Babies(R) in New York City

Eli Manning Leads March for Babies® in New York City

Two-time Super Bowl MVP, Eli Manning, kicked off the 2015 March for Babies charity walk in Manhattan on Sunday, April 26. Manning joined over...

Apr 27, 2015, 19:57 ET

Científico que estableció la base para usar las células iPS recibe el 20mo Premio Anual de Biología del Desarrollo de March of Dimes

El Dr. Rudolf Jaenisch, que sentó las bases para el desarrollo y el uso de células madre pluripotentes inducidas (iPS, por sus siglas...

Apr 27, 2015, 12:00 ET
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Scientist who Established Basis of iPS Cells Receives 20th Anniversary March of Dimes Prize in Developmental Biology

 Rudolf Jaenisch, MD, who laid the groundwork for the development and use of induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells –  stem cells...

Apr 21, 2015, 19:52 ET

Celebridades y atletas encabezan March for Babies en todo el país

La preparadora física icónica, madre y embajadora de Kmart, Jillian Michaels, la campeona mundial de natación, Alison Schmitt, la...

Apr 21, 2015, 15:19 ET
This weekend's Los Angeles March for Babies will be led by celebrity fitness icon, mom and Kmart ambassador Jillian Michaels. Visit a Kmart store now thru June 20th and make a donation on behalf of stronger, healthier babies. Or visit today.

Celebrities And Athletes Lead Nationwide March For Babies

Celebrity fitness icon, mom and Kmart ambassador Jillian Michaels, World Champion swimmer Alison Schmitt, All-American Football Star Tevin Coleman,...

Apr 16, 2015, 08:00 ET
Celebrate Mom with A&E Jewelers as they donate 20% of each "Healthy Beginnings" necklace to the March of Dimes.

Jewelry Is Most Popular Mother's Day Gift, While Men Prefer Homemade Gifts for Father's Day, New Survey from March of Dimes® Reveals

A new survey of Americans' relationships with their parents from the March of Dimes, the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby...

Apr 09, 2015, 09:10 ET

March of Dimes celebra el 60 aniversario de la vacuna de Salk

Las vacunas tienen hoy la misma importancia vital que tenían hace 60 años cuando la primera vacuna contra la polio, creada por el Dr....

Apr 09, 2015, 00:01 ET
Dr. Peter Salk reveals the March of Dimes Silver Dollar featuring his father, Dr. Jonas Salk. Coins can be purchased at . (photo March of Dimes Foundation)

March of Dimes Celebrates Salk Vaccine 60th Anniversary

Vaccines are as critically important today as they were 60 years ago when the first polio vaccine, developed by Dr. Jonas Salk and his research...

Mar 11, 2015, 11:51 ET

Moneda de la March of Dimes celebra la derrota de la polio y la misión actual sobre la salud de los bebés

El legado de la March of Dimes, desde vencer la polio hasta luchar por la salud de los bebés, se celebra en una nueva moneda conmemorativa de...

Mar 11, 2015, 11:30 ET

March of Dimes Coin Celebrates Conquest of Polio and Today's Mission for Baby Health

The March of Dimes legacy from conquering polio to championing the health of babies is celebrated on a new 2015 commemorative coin, minted today in...

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 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 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...