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Full Term Pregnancy

Preterm Birth: Advancing Toward Prevention and Better Outcomes

Catherine Y. Spong | Posted 11.13.2016 | Parents
Catherine Y. Spong

When I was pregnant with my first child 17 years ago, I had the usual worries compounded by my knowledge as an obstetrician and high-risk pregnancy specialist. I knew first-hand the impact of prematurity and other complications. Like other moms-to-be, I hoped to deliver a healthy baby. As a research physician, I was eager for evidence-based knowledge to make this a reality.

'Full Term' Pregnancy Gets A New Definition

Posted 10.23.2013 | Parents

By: Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 10/22/2013 05:01 PM EDT on LiveScience Exactly what it means for a pregnancy to have reached "ful...

What is Driving the Surge in US Premature Births? $$?

Birgitta Lauren | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Birgitta Lauren

The US infant mortality rate is worse than most developed countries both in Europe and Asia. Twenty-one countries rate better than the US.