#maternal health

  • Article: Teen Pregnancies Remain Stubbornly High in Latin America: Report
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    Teen Pregnancies Remain Stubbornly High in Latin America: Report

    By Maria Rendo  and  Erica Sanchez|May 4, 2018

    Latin America has the second highest regional rate of teenage pregnancies in the world. Read more

  • Article: Today We Are One Step Closer to Ending Preventable Maternal and Childhood Deaths
    AdvocacyHealth

    Today We Are One Step Closer to Ending Preventable Maternal and Childhood Deaths

    By Elisabeth Resch|Aug. 3, 2017

    Thanks to the Reach Act just introduced in U.S. Senate Read more

  • Article: Israeli Nurse Breastfeeds Baby of Injured Palestinian Woman
    Girls & Women

    Israeli Nurse Breastfeeds Baby of Injured Palestinian Woman

    By Colleen Curry|June 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "The human connection is very strong." Read more

  • Article: Inspired by French Montana, The Weeknd Just Donated $100,000 for Maternal & Children’s Health in Uganda
    Citizenship

    Inspired by French Montana, The Weeknd Just Donated $100,000 for Maternal & Children’s Health in Uganda

    By Gabriella Canal|June 2, 2017

    The Canadian artist is giving back in a big way. Read more

  • Article: This High-Tech Bangle Alerts Pregnant Women in South Asia to Toxic Fumes
    Finance & Innovation

    This High-Tech Bangle Alerts Pregnant Women in South Asia to Toxic Fumes

    May 17, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It's also water-resistant, has a long-lasting battery, and doesn't need internet connection. Read more

  • Article: 17 Ways You Can Help Moms Around the World This Mother’s Day
    Girls & Women

    17 Ways You Can Help Moms Around the World This Mother’s Day

    By Meghan Werft  and  Gabriella Canal|May 10, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Before you buy that present, consider these 17 ways you can both empower mothers worldwide. Read more

  • Article: New Jersey Is First in US to Roll Out Popular Baby-in-a-Box Program
    Health

    New Jersey Is First in US to Roll Out Popular Baby-in-a-Box Program

    By Gabriella Canal|Jan. 27, 2017

    “An Equal Start in Life”: Why New Jersey parents are putting their babies in boxes. Read more

  • Article: Former Traditional Birth Attendants Are Saving Mothers and Babies in Sierra Leone
    Girls & Women

    Former Traditional Birth Attendants Are Saving Mothers and Babies in Sierra Leone

    Sept. 5, 2016|Concern Worldwide

    A rebirth for traditional birth attendants. Read more