Did You Know That September Is Infant Mortality Awareness Month!
I’m currently pregnant so all of this is new to me! But reading all different materials and coming across Infant Mortality month was something I thought to be informational! It’s a time for us to bring attention to the fact that, sadly, babies die during infancy. And it’s a time to talk about why we must take action to help fix this problem. Click here to read more!
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The #infantmortality rate is calculated by the number of infant deaths per 1,000 live births in a given year. This rate is often used to measure the health and well being of a population. Community involvement and education is crucial to reduce the number of infants that die each year. #HealthyStartOkaWalton #safesleep #pregnancyhealth #maternalhealth #Infantmortalitymonth