Robert Moser http://kmuw.org en Infant Mortality In Kansas Up Slightly Last Year http://kmuw.org/post/infant-mortality-kansas-slightly-last-year <p>A new research brief by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment shows a slight increase in the infant mortality rate last year.<br><br>Infant mortality refers to babies who die before their first birthday.</p><p>Although the trend has been downward, Kansas has exceeded the national infant mortality rate every year since 2003.</p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 13:03:19 +0000 Bryan Thompson 22362 at http://kmuw.org