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WASHINGTON, April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Population Reference Bureau (PRB) announced new board members, senior executives, and technical staff as it launches a strategic initiative
A groundbreaking clinical study of a new method for preventing premature birth in millions of women each year, published in the medical journal Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology, shows that the rate of early preterm delivery in women (< 33 weeks) can be reduced by 45 percent â€“ simply by treating pregnant women at risk with a low-cost gel of natural progesterone during the midtrimester of pregnancy until term.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).