Latest Maternal death Stories
Two innovative women owned global businesses are teaming up to provide relief to 24 of Africa's poorest countries.
Merck has committed nearly $500,000 to help UNICEF improve the quality of healthcare for mothers and their children. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2013
While global attention has for decades been focused on reducing maternal mortality, population-based data on other causes of death among women of reproductive age has been virtually non-existent.
Countries in which girls are commonly married before the age of 18 have significantly higher rates of maternal and infant mortality.
Nineteen of the top 20 highest maternal mortality rates by country are in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Results of a pilot study suggest that a virtual patient advocate (VPA) could help influence positive changes and help women have healthier pregnancies.
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