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March of Dimes releases annual report card

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Published On: Nov 01 2013 04:22:04 PM CDT
Updated On: Nov 01 2013 05:05:31 PM CDT

A new report from the March of Dimes is a mixed bag for the U.S.

A new report from the March of Dimes is a mixed bag for the U.S.

The organization released its annual premature-birth report card Friday and the U.S. got a "C".

The March of Dimes says the nation's pre-term birth rate is at a 15-year low but it's still the highest among industrialized countries.

Pennsylvania earned a B on the report card which is the same grade it got last year.