Posted by: APO | 16 May 2019

Too many babies are born too small

More than 20 million babies were born with a low birthweight (less than 2500g; 5.5 pounds) in 2015—around one in seven of all births worldwide according to the first-ever estimates documenting this major health challenge. These findings and more are documented in a new research paper developed by experts from the World Health Organization, UNICEF and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine,… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/too-many-babies-are-born-too-small?lang=en


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