Addressing Critical Knowledge Gaps in Newborn Health

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April 22, 2014
Newborn News

De Ocampo, one of the active advocates of KMC in the country, adds, “There are so many advantages to KMC. The skin-to-skin contact alone makes it beneficial to the newborn."

April 22, 2014
Newborn News

Hospital authorities bring down newborn and infant mortality rate by promoting breastfeeding.

April 21, 2014
Newborn News

"Traditional chiefs are the gatekeepers in our society. They get respect and everyone listens to them. Their involvement in safe birthing means people listen and follow their advice," said MaiKhanda’s Nyaka.

April 20, 2014
Newborn News

The memorandum of understanding will help to increase access to family planning information, contraceptives and services in developing countries, particularly for young people.

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.