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Outcomes at Age 5 for French Children Born Prematurely

Outcomes at Age 5 for French Children Born Prematurely

In France, prematurity is the leading cause of neonatal mortality and is responsible for half of all disabilities of perinatal origin. It affects around 55,000 births each year, or approximately 7.5% of all births in the country. The British Medical Journal has...

Miscarriages: For a Better Care

Miscarriages: For a Better Care

Miscarriage is a common event which occurs in approximately 15% of all pregnancies and affects one in ten women. An estimated 23 million miscarriages occur every year worldwide, which is equivalent to 44 miscarriages every minute. In spite of this, the consequences...

Birth Rate Drops in France for a Sixth Year in a Row

Birth Rate Drops in France for a Sixth Year in a Row

The annual demographic report for 2020 published by the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (“INSEE”) shows yet again a decrease in birth rates in France. The “INSEE” reported: " For the past six consecutive years the birth rate has continuously...

Survey: The French Want More Children

Survey: The French Want More Children

The latest survey by the National Union of Family Associations (“UNAF”) published on 14 January 2021, reports that the French want to have more children. According to the report soon to be published by the French National Institute for Statistics and Economic Studies...