“An Equal Start in Life”: Why New Jersey parents are putting their babies in boxes.
Pregnant parents in New Jersey are now the first in the US to receive baby boxes. Expectant parents in New Jersey can receive the box free of charge.
On Jan. 26, New Jersey’s Child Fatality and Near Fatality Review Board announced that they are partnering with the LA-based company, Baby Box, to provide a large cardboard box stuffed with essential items in hopes of reducing infant mortality rate from the current 6.5 infant deaths per 1,000 births.
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