A Mother’s Gift: Vaccinating Mom Can Protect Baby Too

A landmark study shows that influenza vaccination of pregnant women is safe and protects women and their infants against the flu.

New Report Highlights Motherhood in Childhood

Every day 20,000 girls under the age of 18 give birth in developing countries according to the new report: Motherhood in Childhood.

What Is Free Maternity Care in Kenya Worth?

Women fear that if they accept free care they would be relinquishing their rights and would have to accept poor treatment.

Charging Women $5 to Scream (Once) During Childbirth in Zimbabwe

Imagine screaming five times and losing almost 20 percent of your yearly income, and that doesn’t even include the $50 delivery charge.

5 Things We All Should Know About Hunger and Malnutrition

While the images many of us have in our heads tell a story we've been fed about hunger, the truth may look very different.