Addressing Critical Knowledge Gaps in Newborn Health

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September 16, 2014
Newborn News

“These studies revealed that improving people’s health and strengthening health systems required investing in health-enhancing sectors such as education, water and sanitation, social protection, and infrastructure development.”

September 16, 2014
Newborn News

Most are from preventable causes such as diseases like pneumonia, malnutrition and complications in labour, but new research highlights success in Rwanda.

September 16, 2014
Newborn News

New data released today by the United Nations show that under-five mortality rates have dropped by 49% between 1990 and 2013.

September 5, 2014
Newborn News

The international standards – one for the growing fetus and the other for newborns – provide doctors and midwives with clinical tools that can be incorporated immediately into practice during pregnancy and at birth.

September 1, 2014
Newborn News

The Upper East Region has recorded significant strides in many of the region’s health targets for the years including reduction in newborn death.

August 31, 2014
Newborn News

 Bangladesh has made a commendable success in reducing the mortality rate of under-5 children.

August 31, 2014
Newborn News

Researchers have shown that maternal infant skin-to-skin contact is an effective and inexpensive way for keeping babies warm and synchronizes with mother’s temperature

August 21, 2014
Newborn News

The woman hung up her phone and delivered a baby into her yellow and orange skirt so quietly it almost escaped the nurses’ notice.

August 19, 2014
Newborn News

The deadly earthquake that hit Ludian, Yunnan province, two weeks ago has affected the lives of more than 1 million people, over 250,000 of whom are children.

August 18, 2014
Newborn News

There are only 500 days left for countries to meet the MDGs.