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Maternal Matters interviews Ros Davies @ Women & Children First

Ros Davies is a Mum and the CEO of maternal and newborn health charity, Women & Children First.  Maternal Matters is delighted that she’s christening the new Maternal Month page – thank you Ros! 863 more words

Maternal Health

Community Participation in Improving Maternal Health

Community participation in improving maternal health : a grounded theory study in Aceh, Indonesia

Suryane Sulistiana Susanti

University of Manchester, 2014

Dibanding daerah lain, Aceh masih menjadi provinsi dengan angka kematian ibu-saat-mengandung/melahirkan. 61 more words

Mother and Daughter

I met this beautiful Ethiopian mother at a Lie and Wait House where she waited with her daughter below who was days within giving birth. In rural Ethiopia, some women are hours on foot from the nearest midwife or hospital. 41 more words


Every Mother Counts

Overnight 200 hundred mile relay races are such a blast. My sister Nikki participated in her first Ragnar a couple weeks ago, and my friend Babs raced… 259 more words


THIS is a post about Post-Partum Depression and Anxiety

Ah, the lovely term murmured in hushed tones and sympathetic clucks all over the pregnancy/parenting world.

Why is it always spoken about like the way you’d whisper to your best friend about which neighbor is cheating with the other, or your kid’s classmate who has a parent in jail.   1,055 more words


this little light

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted” (Matthew 5:4)

“In this Beatitude, Jesus praises the weeping class, those who can enter into solidarity with the pain of the world and not try to extract themselves from it.” 660 more words

The alarming mortality death rate in Kisumu, what needs to be done

KISUMU, Kenya, Aug 20 – Health officials in Kisumu County have expressed concern at the increasing cases of maternal deaths being recorded in the county despite government interventions. 53 more words