"These babies have not even had their first birthday yet," public health director Annette Rodriguez said. "Please help us stop the spread of this disease."
The COVID-19 crisis "would effectively reverse the last two to three years of progress in reducing infant mortality within a single year," a new UN report says.
Here's how they're saving the lives of more premature babies.
The USA, compared to other industrial nations, is among the worst in regard to protecting and improving the well-being of children and families.
And I just can't stop thinking about her. (Mothers and children wait to be seen at the Medishare clinic in Marmont, Haiti
You just read that title and thought "I know my kid is mortal. I've faced this." And I would agree with you before my daughter was diagnosed with cancer. But I didn't realize what my child's mortality really was until it slapped me in the face.
Improving health for the region is possible, however, and it needs to begin from the recognition that the disparity between
Mr. Phung collects unborn babies and aborted fetuses from the various clinics around the city on his motorbike.
After losing their infant sons during their first week of daycare, these moms are petitioning the presidential candidates to fight for paid family leave for all American families.
The contaminated water in Flint mobilized a nation, sparked visits from National leaders, and brought in donations and supplies from all over. The outrage had a focus - corroded pipes. What happens then, when the method of contamination is unknown?