Maternal Health 2019
Maternal mortality and morbidity – a global issue
Medicine has made giant leaps over the past 100 years, with the birth of penicillin, the contraceptive pill and vaccines, but maternal mortality rates are still devastatingly high. Every day, around 830 women die from preventable causes linked to pregnancy and childbirth, with 99% of those deaths occurring in developing countries. The majority of these … Continued