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A review of measures of women’s empowerment and related gender constructs in family planning and maternal health program evaluations in low- and middle-income countries

Background: Evidence suggests that gender-integrated interventions, which actively seek to identify and integrate activities that address the role of gender norms and dynamics, improve family planning (FP) and maternal health (MH). 234 more words


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A Cost-Effective Solution for Safe Motherhood in Kenya

Many women do not receive adequate maternal health care due to the high-cost of services, which can result in financial catastrophe for uninsured, low-income families around the world. 712 more words


Maternal Health Market 2017 Demand, its Health Benefits, Price, Top Manufacturers & Competitive Developments Analysis and 2022 Global And Chinese Industry Growth Forecast Report

MarketResearchNest.com adds “Global and Chinese Maternal Health Industry, 2017 Market Research Report”new report to its research database. The report spread across 142 pages with table and figures in it. 669 more words

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Opening the Black Box of Maternal and Newborn Deaths in Kenya: A Report on Technical Support for Implementation of Maternal and Perinatal Death Surveillance and Response

Kenya aims to reduce its high maternal mortality rate from 362 deaths per 100,000 live births to 200 deaths per 100,000 live births by 2030. Maternal and perinatal death surveillance and response (MPDSR) is an essential, high‑impact element of obstetric and newborn care and a game-changing approach to attaining this goal. 303 more words


Can a humble checklist reduce infant and maternal mortality in India?


The Better Birth program is a coaching based implementation of the WHO Safe Childbirth Checklist. The Safe Childbirth Checklist is a practical tool to assist birth attendants in planning and performing a complete bundle of 28 essential childbirth practices. 431 more words


Out of Range: Rural Healthcare for Moms

A recent story in a local newspaper illustrated a crisis people in my state are facing – a lack of access to healthcare in rural areas.  1,108 more words


Strategies Toward Ending Preventable Maternal Mortality

This article, written by the World Health Organization Department of Reproductive Health and Research in 2015, outlines strategies and components of approaches towards ending preventable maternal mortality (EPMM). 57 more words