Kansas City Star
As preterm births soar globally, US ranks 130 of 184
Injections of corticosteroids for mothers in premature labor, which help fetal lungs develop, cost $1 each and could save 370000 babies a year. Problems loom for many preemies who survive. About 25 percent of those born earlier than 28 weeks are blind ...
The Cost of Premature Birth: For One US Family, It Was More than $2 Million