#Infant Health

  • Feature: This Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Wants to End Maternal and Infant Deaths in Cameroon
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    This Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Wants to End Maternal and Infant Deaths in Cameroon

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 22, 2019

    Alain Nteff is one of the young finalists in the running to win at the Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  • Article: The UK Will Help Over 20 Million Women and Girls a Year Access Family Planning

    The UK Will Help Over 20 Million Women and Girls a Year Access Family Planning

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 25, 2019

    This will save tens of thousands of lives. Read more

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

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 18, 2019

    "Breastfeeding is a totally natural process." Read more

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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 12, 2019

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 2, 2019

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

  • Article: 2 Billion People Lack Water at Health Facilities: UN

    2 Billion People Lack Water at Health Facilities: UN

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 3, 2019

    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

    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