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Arizona lags in prenatal care, but ranks well in infant deaths, preemies

Arizona outperformed the nation on its rates of premature births and infant deaths, despite having some of lowest rates of prenatal care among the states, according to a recent March of Dimes report that describes “maternity care deserts” in southern Arizona.... Read more»

World population to hit 7 billion on Oct. 31

The world's population will officially hit 7 billion on Oct. 31 — at least according to the State of World Population 2011, a report published by the United Nations Population Fund.... Read more»