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Dying while giving life

In the 21st century falling pregnant should firstly be a choice and secondly should not result in the death of the pregnant woman. In the third world however these two goals are far from being realized. 780 more words


UNICEF Kenya receives a generous funding to provide protection of refugee children

Today, 20th June is the World Refugee day. This is the day when the world commemorates the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees. This day also marks a key moment for the public to show support for families forced to flee. 326 more words

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Post Partum Hair Loss is Normal

Aah! Those glorious hair days… If there is one little thing that you positively loved about your pregnancy, it is your hair. The pregnancy hormones raging through a woman’s body ensures that she gets plenty of that for her hair too. 207 more words


Baby Sacks- Re-introducing the Culture of Baby-wearing in Haiti

Women all over the world wear their babies in wraps or slings, making it easier for them to carry their babies long distances and freeing their arms/hands to hold something else. 463 more words

Menstrual Hygiene Management Policy in Kenya: Where are the Women?

On May 28, 2017 Kenya celebrated the Menstrual Hygiene Day; the key message was    “let us all break the silence and stigma on menstruation”. During the celebrations, the government announced that it… 801 more words

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Family Planning Programming in Kenya

To reduce the burden of unwanted pregnancies and the risk of maternal deaths of teenage mothers from unsafe abortions, more effort is required to address the high unmet need for contraceptives among youth and adolescents. 27 more words