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Authors call for international efforts to end preventable deaths from breast, cervical cancer

Authors call for international efforts to end preventable deaths from breast, cervical cancer

Individualized vitamin D supplementation may benefit women during pregnancy

Individualized vitamin D supplementation may benefit women during pregnancy

Research findings reveal hidden potential contributors to maternal mortality

Research findings reveal hidden potential contributors to maternal mortality

Women infected with Rift Valley fever virus have increased risk of miscarriages

Women infected with Rift Valley fever virus have increased risk of miscarriages

New Series on Maternal Health highlights future challenges, strategies to improve maternal wellbeing

New Series on Maternal Health highlights future challenges, strategies to improve maternal wellbeing

UGA forms partnership with The Forum Institute to implement preconception to infancy initiative

UGA forms partnership with The Forum Institute to implement preconception to infancy initiative

Breastfeeding for longer than 6 months can lower breast cancer mortality risk

Breastfeeding for longer than 6 months can lower breast cancer mortality risk

Study points to deep disruptions caused by Ebola epidemic to pregnancy services

Study points to deep disruptions caused by Ebola epidemic to pregnancy services

University of Southampton hosts two virtual workshops to address Breastfeeding Dilemma

University of Southampton hosts two virtual workshops to address Breastfeeding Dilemma

High-fructose diet during pregnancy may affect fetal growth

High-fructose diet during pregnancy may affect fetal growth

Developing countries face health financing crisis due to low domestic investment, stagnating international aid

Developing countries face health financing crisis due to low domestic investment, stagnating international aid

Funding improves for maternal, child health compared to donor investments in HIV, TB and malaria

Funding improves for maternal, child health compared to donor investments in HIV, TB and malaria

WHO sends experts to monitor Zika virus in Cabo Verde

WHO sends experts to monitor Zika virus in Cabo Verde

Researchers explore prenatal marijuana use in legalized environment

Researchers explore prenatal marijuana use in legalized environment

Air pollution increases risk of preterm birth for asthmatic pregnant women

Air pollution increases risk of preterm birth for asthmatic pregnant women

Potential link between PLCD and ALL could offer new targets for cancer prevention research

Potential link between PLCD and ALL could offer new targets for cancer prevention research

Insecticide-treated nets help prevent spread of malaria

Insecticide-treated nets help prevent spread of malaria

Costs of lower cognitive ability linked with not breastfeeding amount to over $300 billion each year

Costs of lower cognitive ability linked with not breastfeeding amount to over $300 billion each year

Vital Strategies launched to improve global health

Vital Strategies launched to improve global health

Study shows slow global progress on stillbirth prevention leaves over 2.6 million babies at risk each year

Study shows slow global progress on stillbirth prevention leaves over 2.6 million babies at risk each year