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Cameroon - family planning benefits from contraceptive price cut

Family planning services in Cameroon will benefit from an international partnership agreement that has cut the price of the implantable contraceptive Jadelle. … Read More»

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FIBROID: THREATENING THE LIVES OF WOMEN IN NIGERIA

In Nigeria, women who are in their child bearing ages stand higher risk of developing fibroids. Fibroids are non-cancerous tumours that grow in, on, or within the walls of the womb. … Read More»

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Offer: Maternal Health Young Champions Program to individuals in Ethopia, India and Nigeria (Fellowship)

Maternal mortality is a major threat to women’s lives in developing countries. … Read More»

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WHAT ARE YOUR IDEAS?

I just yesterday returned from New York City where I attended World Pulse Live and the Social Good Summit. … Read More»

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Stream of Tears for Her Unreached Baby

It was my first time serving as a volunteer with Bridge of Life Missions Incorporated (BLMI), an indigenous Nigerian Gospel Ministry that conducts gospel and free medical outreaches in unevangelized a … Read More»

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BIRTH IS A DREAM - Maternity in Africa

Every year, in Africa 200.000 mothers die from complications of pregnancy and childbirth; and for every woman who dies, many others suffer injury, infection or disability. … Read More»

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Changing Birth Changes Everything

The other day I got to watch birth happen. I got to watch a woman pull up all the strength inside of her and use it to bring a newborn child into the world. … Read More»

KENYA: Losing a Life to Give a Life

As a nurse, Okeny-Lucia has insider knowledge on the state of maternal health in her homeland. She has dedicated her life to rallying for increased access to health care for pregnant women and their children. Read More »

"No woman should die while giving life."

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Maternal Mortality in Segag: Tragedy We Can Prevent

In Segag, a small village in the Somali Zone of Ethiopia’s Federal Republic, people live in mud huts. … Read More»

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Uganda in Full Gear to Host 126th Inter Parliamentary Union Assembly: Maternal and Child Health Rights Top on the Agenda.

The year 2012 is yet another golden opportunity for Uganda to put on the table a crucial women issue; maternal health. … Read More»

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