Boys Face More Danger Than Girls in Womb

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Boys are 14% more likely to be born premature than girls. Even at the same gestational age, boys have a higher risk of death and severe birth complications because girls mature faster, even in the womb. Melinda Beck reports. Photo: Getty Images.


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