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Catherine Ojo: No Mother Should Have To Die Giving Life

Nigeria is a hard place to be a mom. As a midwife there, I should know. Many women who are in need of medical care there don’t get it for a variety of reasons. Either they can’t afford it, they live too far from a health facility, or their husbands haven’t allowed them to go. Some women literally die waiting for this permission.

Read more: Johnson and Johnson, Women's Health, Nigeria, Global Maternal Health, Africa Infant Mortality, Global Motherhood, Save the Children, Maternal Health, Bblog-Globalmotherhood, Infant Mortality, Africa Maternal Health, State of the World's Mothers Report, Impact News

via Health on Huffington Post http://www.huffingtonpost.com/catherine-ojo/jnj-nigeria-maternal-health_b_3530096.html

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