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Birth Statistics

Consider the most recent statistics available from the National Center for Health Statistics, part of the CDC:

  • In 2010, 3,999,386 babies were born in the U.S. This was a 3 percent drop from 2009.

  • The mean age for women having their first baby in 2010 was 25.

  • The first-birth rate for women age 30 to 34 and 40 to 44 is on the rise.

  • The birth rate for teenagers ages 15 to 19 years decreased by 10 percent in 2010, to 34.2 per 1000. This is the lowest reported level in the United States in seven decades.

  • In 2010, the twin birth rate decreased to 33.1 twin births per 1,000 women.

  • The preterm birth rate (less than 37 weeks in the womb) was 11.99 percent in 2010.

  • Cesarean deliveries accounted for 32.8 percent of all births in 2010.

FREE SCREENINGS

 

Blood Pressure Screening

Wednesdays, 2-3 p.m.

Warren Memorial Hospital, Front Royal
540-636-0260

 

Shenandoah Memorial Hospital, Woodstock

Call for information and times

540-459-1110

 

Depression Screening

Second Friday of the month, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, Winchester

540-536-3050 or 800-662-7831

 

Diabetic Retinopathy Screening

First Thursday in April and October, 8-9 a.m.

Wellspring, Winchester

Appointments required

540-536-5130

 

Glucose & Cholesterol Screening

Last Tuesday in February, April, June, August, October and December, 7-9:30 a.m.

Hampshire Memorial Hospital, Romney

304-822-4561

 

Hearing Screening

Third Friday of the month, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, Winchester

540-536-3050 or 800-662-7831

 

Seven Minute Memory Screening

Second Friday of the month, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, Winchester

540-536-3050 or 800-662-7831

 

Medication and Over the Counter Review

Bring your medications and meet with a pharmacist who will review for interactions

Third Friday of the month, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.

Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, Winchester

540-536-3050 or 800-662-7831

 

SCREENINGS

 

Body Composition Screening ($15)

By appointment only

Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, Winchester

540-536-3050 or 800-662-7831

 

Heart Attack Risk Program ($20)

See where you stand on five modifiable risk factors. 12-hour fast required.

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536-8395 or 800-326-4052