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Maternal and Child Health

It’s been called “the most tolerated tragedy.”

A mother dies every 90 seconds of causes related to pregnancy and childbirth.
These are preventable deaths. In the developed world we’ve got the skills, personnel and resources
to manage complications during pregnancy. But in developing countries, women and babies simply die.

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How the empowerment of women anywhere helps women everywhere

By | March 6th, 2017|Categories: East Africa, International Women's Day, Master of Public Health Leadership, maternal health, maternal mortality, News, Uganda|Tags: , , , |

Save the Mothers' Program Intern 2016-17 Jess Huston visited the Luweero District in Uganda, and sat in on this meeting, where these women were learning to become economically independent.    International Women’s Day is March [...]

Life-changing internship

By | February 24th, 2017|Categories: East Africa, hospitals, Internship, Master of Public Health Leadership, maternal health, maternal mortality, Uganda|Tags: , , , , |

Save the Mothers Program Intern 2016-17 Beka Bushby meets Master of Public Health Leadership graduate Ivan Tibenkana in Jinja, Uganda.   I have always had a passion for caring for those who are vulnerable and [...]