Jane Brewin

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Stillbirth Rates Remain Persistently High, Awareness Is Crucial for Change

(0) Comments | Posted 2 October 2014 | (11:00)

Anyone who saw Monday's BBC Panorama documentary on stillbirth will have been shocked to discover that for every 200 babies born in the UK, one of them will be stillborn; and to hear that despite our relative affluence, the UK has one of the worst rates of stillbirth...

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World Prematurity Day - Why Does It Matter?

(4) Comments | Posted 15 November 2012 | (23:00)

Tomorrow, Saturday 17 November, marks World Prematurity Day - a worldwide effort to highlight the 15million babies born too soon around the world each year, approximately 1million of which do not survive.

The definition of a 'premature' baby is one that is born before 37...

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