March of Dimes Helps Prevent Premature Births

It's a alarming statistic, pre-term birth is the number one cause of infant death.

The March of Dimes is working to reverse this statistic..

Thursday they held a seminar, "Saving Alabama's Tiniest Babies" at Baptist Medical Center South.

Neonatalogist J. Allen Newton helped educate expectant mothers on these risks.

If you're interested in joining in the fight against premature births, you can join the March of Dimes for the March for Babies on April 26th.