(NO MUSIC) HEALTH MINUTE: WHY BIRTH DEFECT AWARENESS IS CRITICAL

About 1 in 33 babies is born with birth defects in the US every year. While many will go on to lead happy, healthy lives, birth defects are a leading cause of infant death in this country. In today’s Health Minute, steps those who are pregnant can take to reduce the risk in honor of National Birth Defects Awareness Month.