One in five maternal deaths in the region results from hemorrhage during the third trimester of pregnancy or immediately following childbirth.

Washington, D.C., December 8, 2017— An approach based on human rights using international legal instruments can help in the effort to reduce maternal mortality in the Americas, according to experts speaking today at a Pan American Health Organization symposium.

Jakarta, -- Masalah stunting atau kurang gizi kronis yang disebabkan oleh asupan gizi yang kurang dalam waktu cukup lama juga dialami anak-anak di Indonesia. Diperkirakan, ada sekitar 8,8 juta anak Indonesia yang menderita stunting karena kekurangan gizi. Mereka yang stunting dicirikan memiliki tinggi badan yang tidak sesuai dengan usia tumbuh kembang.

Ghana is to benefit tremendously from the launch of a “Safe Delivery App,” which is a technology learning application tool designed to empower skilled birth attendants to provide safer delivery services.

The new application, which can easily be downloaded free of charge from Google Play and at App Store using smartphones and other technological gadgets, also works offline once copied, and can currently be found in the English and French languages.

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