| Apr 6, 2011
| 4:22 AM
Lace up your sneakers and take a walk for the tiniest members of our society on April 17 in the March of Dimes 2011 March for Babies -- the nation’s oldest fundraiser honoring healthy babies and those who need help to survive and thrive. Locally,...
| May 10, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Residents of all ages will hit the pavement Sunday morning in support of healthy babies in Crystal Lake as a part of the March for …...
| Mar 1, 2010
Yes, yes, it hath charms to soothe a savage breast (or beast, if you prefer to repeat a common mistake). But researchers are finding that music may be an effective balm for many other afflictions: the isolation of conditions such as autism and Alzheimer's...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 2:31 AM
BRAWLEY — If it wasn’t for a keychain, things might have been a lot more complicated for Lorena Minor-Montes and her daughter, Abby.
Minor recalled that the trinket she once received from a March of Dimes representative listed some of the...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 10:17 AM
ATLANTA — Pregnant women will still be able to get a drastically cheaper version of a new expensive drug that prevents premature birth, federal health officials said Wednesday.
Since the drug was approved, it's been unclear whether women would...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 8:17 PM
The March of Dimes has issued its annual premature birth report card, and Kansas scored a "C" while Missouri again only received a "D" in their efforts to reduce premature births. FOX 4 Medical Reporter Meryl Lin McKean is Working for You with more on why...
| Jul 15, 2010
Houston hospitals are internationally renowned and consistently rank among the country's best, so why does the city have an infant and maternal death rate higher than 50 other countries?
It's a startling statistic that caught our attention, and that of...
| Aug 13, 2010
Reaching from Los Angeles to Yerevan, local doctors are healing the eyes of Armenian infants who otherwise would go blind.
In June, a team of six doctors performed surgeries at a neonatal clinic in Yerevan, delivered key equipment and trained roughly...
| Aug 11, 2010
Many thought Michelle and Jim Bob might be done after the premature birth of their daughter Josie. She just got to come home after spending 6 months in the hospital for perforated bowel and rare digestive problems. But the devout Baptists and stars of...
| Jan 4, 2011
Many expectant parents are pretty savvy these days about making sure that their obstetrician and the hospital where they plan to have their baby are in their health insurance network. Using an out-of-network provider would almost certainly mean higher...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 4:50 PM
Hagerstown Mayor Robert E. Bruchey II is helping to lead a local effort to raise money for the March of Dimes.
Bruchey will serve as the 2011 Washington County Revenue co-chairman, along with Doug Stahl, for the March for Babies — the March of...