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November 23, 2010
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According to the CDC, C-sections in Minnesota have risen 55 percent between 1996 and 2007.
The birth of a trend? C-sections rise 55 percent statewide
November 23, 2010 - 12:00am
October 27, 2010
Al Edenloff  |  Echo Press
Volunteers at Alexandria's first-ever Rock-A-Thon diaper drive relaxed in rocking chairs at the Viking Plaza Mall Sunday. They included Morgan McCrea, Mary Wright, Rachel Cummins, Heather Nack, Kayle Ruter, Connie Fields and Jay Brekken. The students were from Chris Kragenbring's senior English class.
Diaper rock-a-thon: Raising awareness for 'no child wet behind'
October 27, 2010 - 12:00am
July 7, 2010
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
The Douglas County Hospital nursery was filled with multiples last week as four women gave birth to four sets of twins within four days. Along with these eight, another four single-birth infants were born, bringing the maternity ward grand total to 12 babies and eight moms on July 2.
Four sets of twins born in four days
July 7, 2010 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
'Preemie' births are on the rise
September 4, 2009 - 12:05am
August 14, 2009
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am