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Feature: Born Too Soon
Each year a million babies die after premature birth, but researchers have now identified a potential treatment.
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Feature: Bated Breath
Medical advances are enabling increasingly premature babies to survive, but the health risks they face can persist well beyond childhood. Now a clinical trial in Melbourne is testing the use of foetal stem cells to ward off chronic lung disease in premature babies.
Expert Opinion: Chemical Exposure Linked to Preterm Birth Risk
Women exposed to phthalates during pregnancy are at increased risk of preterm birth, according to US research. Phthalates are found in lotions, perfumes, deodorants and plastics such as PVC.