Infant mortality study

A new report has found that Cumbria is below the national average for infant mortality and stillbirths, but says that more can be done to prevent the deaths that are occurring.

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Infant mortality - full report

A new report has found that infant mortality rates in Cumbria are well below the national average, but the NHS says things can still be improved.

In the south of the county there are serious problems with maternity services at the hospital in Barrow, but as a whole this report is being seen as good news. And it mirrors similar positive results in Scotland.

This is John Bevir's report.

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