The infants at the neonatal intensive care unit were tiny, with some born 27 weeks premature. In July, some started to get ill. Between August and September, bacterial infections claimed the lives of three of them. https://t.co/Bcz8m8VKz5
@nytimes Great article but I think a word is missing: The bacteria, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, likes moist environments and grows in water but only presents a danger to extremely fragile patients, such [AS] underdeveloped babies who already have a compromised immune system.
@nytimes According to America's Health Ranking Annual Report, the U.S. infant mortality rate is 5.9 deaths per 1,000 live infant births, while the average rate of infant mortality among other developed countries is 3.9 deaths per 1,000 live births. Shame on the USA for its high mortality