A groundbreaking report, “Women and Health: The key to sustainable development,” was released in June 5.The report explores the multifaceted ways in which women and health interact.
Nurse Reymund Lumantas helps save the life of this baby girl with newborn resuscitation skills he learned through the Jhpiego-supported MindanaoHealth Project.
The number of people currently affected by humanitarian emergencies is unprecedented, and is increasing by approximately 10 million people every year. In these fragile settings, mothers and their vulnerable newborn babies are even more at risk.
Nurses, a large segment of the health workforce, have for the most part been silent, or at least not active participants, in the construction of these plans. In the last few years, neonatal nurses have been asked to contribute only after much of the work has been done. Why is this so?
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