A woman dies every 90 seconds from complications due to pregnancy. 90% of these deaths are preventable

We are so fortunate in the West to have access to safe motherhood– but this is sadly not the case for the vast majority of women who live in developing countries, ( or those in our own countries for that matter, who don’t have access to good primary health care)  . Check out this  new documentary on maternal mortality and what you can do to support improvements in maternal health.

http://www.youtube.com/everymothercounts

http://everymothercounts.org/issue

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