Health Care Innovations Save Lives of Mothers and Children


credit: Duke Chronicle

Ten cost-effective health care innovations could have the potential to save the lives of some 1.2 million mothers and children in 2015.

The ten are identified by international experts from hundreds of candidates. These ten proven systems include: Kit Yamoyo, Anti-Shock Garment, Low-Cost Antiseptic, Rotovac, Backpack-PLUS, Helping Babies Breathe, Bubble CPAP, Phone Oximeter, Sayana Press, and Magnesium sulfate.



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Federal Programs Related to - Maternal & Infant Care

Programs that prepare expectant mothers for childbirth and provide health care services for mothers and infants during pregnancy and following birth. Alternative Birthing Services; Alternative Birthing Services; Baby Care; Birth Education; Birth Orientation Programs; Birthing Center Services; Birthing Center Services; Bradley Classes; Breast Pumps; Breast Pumps; Breastfeeding Information; Breastfeeding Information; Cesarean Birthing Classes; Childbirth Classes; Childbirth Education; Childbirth Education; Delivery/Childbirth Services; Delivery/Childbirth Services; Early Pregnancy Classes; Infant Care; Infant Care; Lamaze Classes; Maternal and Infant Care; Maternal Care; Maternity Care; Maternity Care; Midwifery; Midwifery; Natural Childbirth Education; Neonatal Care; Neonatal Care; Neonatal Care; Newborn Infant Care; Newborn Infant Care; Perinatology; Post abortion Care; Postpartum Care; Postpartum Care; Prenatal Care; Prenatal Care; Prepared Childbirth; Prepared Childbirth; Preterm Birth; Safe Motherhood Programs; Sibling Birth Preparation Programs; Sibling Preparation Programs; Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Classes; Well Baby Care; Well-Baby Care

Federal Programs Related to - Family-Based Services

Programs that provide a social services designed to support healthy family development; improve the family's ability to resolve problems; and prevent unnecessary placement of children in alternative environments when family problems reach crisis proportions. Family Strengthening Programs



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