Top 10 Countries Greatest Number of Preterm Births in the World

The 10 countries with the greatest number of preterm births India: 3 519 100 China: 1 172 300 Nigeria: 773 600 Pakistan: 748 100 Indonesia: 675 700 United States of America: 517 400 Bangladesh: 424 100 Philippines: 348 900 Democratic Republic of the Congo: 341 400 Brazil: 279 300 Source: www.who.it Please follow and like…

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Woman Delivered Of Premature Quadruplets in Kogi State

A case of preterm birth of a set of quadruplets was recently recorded in Kogi state.. The mother Mrs Amina Yesufu and her babies are currently being taken care of at Rehoboth Hospital, Lokoja, the capital city.. Read the full update below; As shared by Petra Akinti Onyegbule, the Senior Special Assistant on Electronic Media…

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Prematurity

A- What is prematurity? • Prematurity describes births that occur before 37 weeks of pregnancy. • Any birth which occurs before complete maturity is considered premature birth. • A premature baby is usually not fully developed, meaning some vital organs might not be functioning as they should. • extremely preterm: less than 28 weeks •…

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