Maternal Health

9/27/16

CARE Partners with Hope Through Healing Hands on Learning Tour to Haiti to See U.S. Investments in Women’s Health

WASHINGTON (September 27, 2016) – A group of influential leaders recently traveled to Haiti with CARE and the Nashville-based global health organization Hope Through Healing Hands to see how vital U.S.

7/21/16

South Sudan: “Who will treat us when you leave?”

“When fighting breaks out, it is the pregnant women and children who suffer the most.” This is what Angelina tells me, a mother who had come for a prenatal visit to one of our CARE health facilities. She continues: “We pray to God to have peace.

6/3/16

Congressional Staffers Visit Sierra Leone and Cote d’Ivoire with CARE to See Lifesaving Health Programs

A delegation of Congressional staffers travels with CARE to see how U.S. investments are paying off with better health outcomes for women and their families.

5/27/16

Water or food? Pregnancy challenges during Cambodia’s worst drought in decades

Imagine being pregnant but having to choose between eating enough food and drinking enough water. For the last month this has been the reality for Vann, 24, a young woman from Koh Kong in Cambodia.

5/23/16

CARE Delivers Urgent Message as the First-ever World Humanitarian Summit Convenes in Turkey

CARE emphasizes the importance of engaging women and girls in the planning and delivery of crisis assistance

 

1/4/16

‘I Will Not Let Them Die’

Every time I look at my 2-month-old, I remember that horrifying night. I shiver in fear as to what could have happened to me and my baby if Anila had not brought us to the primary health center on time.

10/23/15

Syrian Refugee Crisis: Birth from the womb of death

A week ago, all alone and in labor, Mariam, 37, rushed herself to the hospital to give birth to her tiny daughter, Aya. With her relatives and husband in Syria, Mariam has had few people to rely upon for helping cover expensive medical services or running  household errands.

9/23/15

Todays CARE Package Contains Assurance During Medical Emergencies

One of the original CARE Packages© was a midwifery kit.

Today, CARE delivers lasting change by helping women prepare for medical and other emergencies.

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