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Worst preterm birth rates by state

POSTED: 11:47 AM Nov 01 2013

Preterm birth rates are down for the sixth year in a row, but they remain high in these 10 states.

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Preterm birth rates have dropped for the sixth year in a row nationwide, but they remain high in these 10 states with the worst premature birth rates, according to this year's March of Dimes Premature Birth Report Card.

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