#Infant Health

  • Article: We Asked Why You Care About Safe Contraception and Maternal Health — and Your Answers Were Extraordinary
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    We Asked Why You Care About Safe Contraception and Maternal Health — and Your Answers Were Extraordinary

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 6, 2019

    Your 450 personal messages will be invaluable in pressuring the government to step up on this issue. Read more

  • Article: Dutch Airline KLM Faces Backlash After Telling Breastfeeding Mom to Cover Up
    Girls & Women

    Dutch Airline KLM Faces Backlash After Telling Breastfeeding Mom to Cover Up

    July 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Breastfeeding is a totally natural process." Read more

  • Article: The World Could Save $1 Billion a Day by Breastfeeding More
    Health

    The World Could Save $1 Billion a Day by Breastfeeding More

    July 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Breastfeeding can help prevent diarrhea and pneumonia, two major causes of infant death. Read more

  • 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: 2 Billion People Lack Water at Health Facilities: UN
    Water & Sanitation

    2 Billion People Lack Water at Health Facilities: UN

    April 3, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 1 million deaths every year are associated with "unclean birth" conditions. Read more

  • Article: Baby in Vanuatu Gets Drone-Delivered Vaccines in Major Health Breakthrough
    Health

    Baby in Vanuatu Gets Drone-Delivered Vaccines in Major Health Breakthrough

    By Sophie Maes|Dec. 18, 2018

    On the remote island off the coast of Australia, 20% of children miss their shots. Read more

  • Article: A British Ultra-Marathon Runner Stopped During a 105-Mile Race to Breastfeed Her Baby
    Food & Hunger

    A British Ultra-Marathon Runner Stopped During a 105-Mile Race to Breastfeed Her Baby

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2018

    “We applaud your endurance, your courage, and your defiance.” Read more

  • Feature: What Breastfeeding Looks Like Around the World
    FeatureFood & Hunger

    What Breastfeeding Looks Like Around the World

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 9, 2018

    “A mom’s love is universal.” Read more