#maternal and child health

  • 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?

    March 8, 2019|Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance

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

  • Article: 15 Displaced Syrian Children Died Due to a Lack of Medical Care in the Past Month
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    15 Displaced Syrian Children Died Due to a Lack of Medical Care in the Past Month

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 16, 2019

    The youngest child was only one hour old. Read more

  • Article: How Nedbank Is Working to Change the Lives of Children Across South Africa
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    How Nedbank Is Working to Change the Lives of Children Across South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 21, 2018|Nedbank

    2.5 million children in the country go hungry every year. Read more

  • Article: The GFF Replenishment Raised $1 Billion. Here Are 5 Ways the Money Will Help Moms and Babies.
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    The GFF Replenishment Raised $1 Billion. Here Are 5 Ways the Money Will Help Moms and Babies.

    By Diana Duong|Nov. 16, 2018

    The GFF secured $1 billion at its replenishment conference. Read more

  • Article: Young People's Actions Helped Raise $1 Billion For Mothers and Children Around the World
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    Young People's Actions Helped Raise $1 Billion For Mothers and Children Around the World

    By James Hitchings-HalesErica Sanchez  and  Jana Sepehr|Nov. 7, 2018

    The actions of Global Citizens were absolutely critical. Read more

  • Article: The GFF: Behind the Global Plan to Get Every Child a Chance at a Healthy Life
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    The GFF: Behind the Global Plan to Get Every Child a Chance at a Healthy Life

    By Erica SanchezDiana Duong  and  Jana Sepehr|Aug. 22, 2018

    The GFF was launched to help countries transform their health systems and end preventable deaths. Read more

  • Article: The US Is Most Dangerous Developed Nation to Give Birth: Report
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    The US Is Most Dangerous Developed Nation to Give Birth: Report

    By Joanna Prisco|July 27, 2018

    An inquiry into 75 hospitals nationwide has revealed a lack of oversight and many preventable death. Read more

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

    By Joanna Prisco|July 26, 2018

    Cheers, babies. Read more