#Child Health

  • Article: This Solar-Powered Bracelet Saves Lives of Pregnant Kenyan Women and Babies
    Health

    This Solar-Powered Bracelet Saves Lives of Pregnant Kenyan Women and Babies

    May 2, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Health workers battle maternal and infant mortality with solar technology. Read more

  • Article: Australia Witnesses Record-Breaking Child Immunisation Rates
    Health

    Australia Witnesses Record-Breaking Child Immunisation Rates

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 25, 2018

    Five-year-olds are now better protected than ever before. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Children Are Far More Likely to Die Before Age 5 Than Other Indian Children
    Health

    Indigenous Children Are Far More Likely to Die Before Age 5 Than Other Indian Children

    Sept. 20, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Children from India's indigenous communities also suffer from malnutrition at higher rates. Read more

  • Article: More Than 1,500 Mothers Breastfeed Together to Combat Child Deaths in the Philippines
    Food & Hunger

    More Than 1,500 Mothers Breastfeed Together to Combat Child Deaths in the Philippines

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 6, 2018

    It was just one of 62 mass breastfeeding events across the country this weekend. Read more

  • Article: Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say
    Education

    Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say

    Aug. 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Campaigners say tens of thousands of girls in Africa are ostracised or shamed for becoming pregnant Read more

  • Article: Public Breastfeeding Is Now Legal in All 50 US States
    Health

    Public Breastfeeding Is Now Legal in All 50 US States

    By Joanna Prisco|July 26, 2018

    Cheers, babies. Read more

  • Article: How a Fake Vaccine Scandal in China Is Causing a Crisis of Confidence
    Health

    How a Fake Vaccine Scandal in China Is Causing a Crisis of Confidence

    By Daniele Selby|July 24, 2018

    A manufacturer sold hundreds of thousands of ineffective vaccines for infants. Read more

  • Article: The US Tried to Block a UN Breastfeeding Measure, Baffling Health Experts
    Health

    The US Tried to Block a UN Breastfeeding Measure, Baffling Health Experts

    By Daniele Selby|July 9, 2018

    Experts allege that it had to do with formula industry interests. Read more