Louisiana receives an “F” rating for premature birth rate

Local

November is Prematurity Awareness Month and the March of Dimes is hosting an educational event in Shreveport. Join the MOD, medical professionals, and community leaders on November 29th at 5:30pm at the Shreveport Convention Center.

The March of Dimes 2017 national state report card has been released! Louisiana received an F grade with 12.6% premature birth rate.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

HURRICANE LAURA: CLICK HERE TO DONATE

More Check This Out
Loving Living Local 600x600

Don't Miss