16 Fascinating Facts About People Born In February

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You were more likely to be born early.

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February babies are more likely to come a few weeks earlier than their due date. According to the National Academy of Science, babies who were conceived in May were 10% more likely to be born prematurely. Why is this the case? Studies believe that the flu epidemic during the last trimester of pregnancy might be the cause. Premature births can lead to low birth weights and possible health issues. What can you do to prevent premature birth if your due date is in the winter months? Getting a flu shot can help to prevent mothers from getting the flu and delivering prematurely.

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