#Infant mortality

  • Article: Most Pregnancies Last 9 Months. Why Is the Deadliness of Childbirth Still Taking Us by Surprise?
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    Most Pregnancies Last 9 Months. Why Is the Deadliness of Childbirth Still Taking Us by Surprise?

    From Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance|March 8, 2019

    Vaccines help to dramatically reduce maternal and neonatal deaths. Read more

  • Article: This Bangladeshi Doctor Is Using Plastic Bottles to Save Children's Lives

    This Bangladeshi Doctor Is Using Plastic Bottles to Save Children's Lives

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 10, 2018

    Mohamad Chisti couldn’t stand watching another infant die of pneumonia. Read more

  • Article: Midwives Are Saving the Lives of Rohingya Refugee Mothers and Babies in Bangladesh

    Midwives Are Saving the Lives of Rohingya Refugee Mothers and Babies in Bangladesh

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 25, 2017

    Midwives have helped deliver around 200 babies in the last month. Read more

  • Article: Parents Can Safely Abandon Babies With New Cradle Program in India

    Parents Can Safely Abandon Babies With New Cradle Program in India

    By Colleen Curry|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Dec. 29, 2016

    "We tell society if you don't want a girl, don't kill her. We will take care of her.” Read more

  • Article: Child mortality rate decreases dramatically but…

    Child mortality rate decreases dramatically but…

    By Kalpani Senasinghe |Global Poverty Project|Sept. 9, 2015

    The world still has a lot to do if we are to ensure every child survives and thrives. Read more

  • Article: All I need is the air that I breathe

    All I need is the air that I breathe

    By Caterina Sullivan|Aug. 9, 2015

    The gift of life through one breath. Read more