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BC Place glows purple for World Prematurity Day

November 17th, 2020

BC Place will glow purple to recognize World Prematurity Day on Tuesday, November 17th.

Did you know 1 in 10 babies are born prematurely worldwide and therefore are at risk of long-term complications? World Prematurity Day is an annual initiative to raise public awareness about prematurity and provide support and education for families of premature babies.

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