March Of Dimes Convention In Rosemont Connects Mothers Of Premature BabiesThey've been supporting each other online, now a convention this weekend in Rosemont gave parents who've lost a baby or have a child with birth defects a chance to help one another in person.
All-American From Tinley Park Serves As Example To Others Born PrematureParents of preemies can look to one of the players expected to be picked in the early rounds of the NFL Draft this week as inspiration for how far their little ones can go.
Thousands Walk In Grant Park To Raise Money To Help Premature BabiesThousands of people walked along the lakefront Sunday morning to raise money to help premature babies.
Elgin Boy Named March Of Dimes National Ambassador 12-year-old 7th grader Elijah Jackson from Elgin is a happy and active kid but his mother Elise said it wasn't always that way.
Prenatal Care Groups Mourn Federal Budget CutsOf the world's most advanced economies, the United States has the highest infant mortality rate. One reason is because of the high number of premature births.