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Discrimination, PTSD linked to high preterm-birth rates among African-American women

00:57 EDT 26 Mar 2019 | News-Medical.net

African-American women are nearly twice as likely to give birth prematurely as white women. Such births often coincide with low birth weight, and together are linked to other developmental delays and health effects believed responsible for almost one-fifth of infant deaths nationwide.

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