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Preterm labor, also called premature labor, is the start of labor before the 37th week of pregnancy . The earlier the preterm delivery, the greater the risk of serious problems. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about causes of preterm labor, symptoms, treatment, and much more.

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Expectant moms are more educated than ever about how to ensure a healthy pregnancy, yet rates of preterm labor rising steadily.

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