Addressing Critical Knowledge Gaps in Newborn Health

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April 17, 2014
Newborn News

Health experts in Pakistan say that both prevention and treatment efforts are required to address the high burden of newborn sepsis.

April 14, 2014
Newborn News

The government said it was aware of the difficulties faced by lady health workers and community midwives and recognised their efforts for helping mothers and children in need of urgent medical attention.

April 13, 2014
Newborn News

"Two thirds of Bangladeshi mothers that are still delivering at home at the hand of unskilled providers."

April 12, 2014
Newborn News

The World Bank pressed its campaign for universal health coverage at its spring meetings on Friday and sought ways to bridge a conflict over how best to raise healthcare at the same time as reducing disease and premature death.

April 10, 2014
Newborn News

The objective of the ceremony was to acknowledge and appreciate the commitment and efforts of LHWs and CMWs.

April 7, 2014
Newborn News

From risking their lives to quell an Ebola outbreak in Guinea or to stamp out polio in Pakistan to delivering millions of healthy babies from healthy mothers, health workers protect us, inspire us and enable us to thrive.

April 7, 2014
Newborn News

In many Ugandan communities, the pregnancy is called ekintu or a thing, and babies are not named until one month when survival is more assured.

April 4, 2014
Newborn News

Midwives and other medical experts speak out on how to end the staggering loss of life occurring in the act of giving birth.

April 3, 2014
Newborn News

Midwives believe that with any pregnancy there is a possibility that something may go wrong. Pregnancy complications cannot be predicted; especially when the pregnant woman is a new mother.

April 2, 2014
Newborn News

In improving the use of maternal and newborn health services, it should grant more access to quality maternal health services in targeted areas, reduce mortality while improving infant mortality, and reducing levels of fraud.