Did you know?

Globally, over 3 million babies are stillborn every year!

In Ireland approximately 500 babies die around their time of birth.

Today in Australia and New Zealand, approximately 6 babies will be stillborn.

Today in the UK , 17 babies are stillborn or die shortly after birth!

Today in the USA, An estimated 26,000 SADS deaths occur annually in the U. S., many of them at or near full term. Stated another way, 1 in every 115 deliveries is a “still” baby. Despite advances in so many areas of obstetrics, the incidence of stillbirths in many states has been rising in over the past decade.

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