1 in 7 babies is actually born underweight, with dire consequences for their health, global study says

Over 20 million babies around the earth — about 1 out of every 7 — were born underweight in 2015, a slight improvement over rates in 2000 yet not enough to meet goals as well as prevent global health consequences, according to a fresh study.



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