November is Prematurity Awareness Month.



 

122
Babies are Born
Preterm
19
Babies are Born
Very Preterm
77
Babies are Born
Low Birthweight
12
Babies are Born
Very Low Birthweight
refers to births occurring before the 37th week of pregnancy. is less than 32 weeks. infants weigh less than 2500 grams or 5 pounds. infants weigh less than 1500 grams or 3 1/3 pounds.

 

Nathan and Noah were Very Low Birth weight preemies. Nathan weighed around 650 grams ( 1 pound 5 ounces). Noah weighed around 495 grams (1 pound 1 ounce).

You can visit Noah's March of Dime band by clicking on the infant loss banner.