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Pregnancy and medicine

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#Giveme5: Helena's Story

January 15, 2016

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Women’s concerns about their health should not simply be dismissed because they are pregnant or postpartum. This delay in diagnosis can be catastrophic.

Pete Wallroth Founder and CEO Mummy’s Star

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Pregnancy and parenthood at work

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Finding information about pregnancy and safe motherhood

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Maternal care in special situations

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Disrupt the status quo to empower women - motherhood stakeholders meet visionary leaders to shape our future (executive workshop)

January 15, 2016

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Safe Motherhood week is a great example of what can be achieved when governments, private sector and civil society come together with one focus – to find solutions that can help save our mothers.

Dr. Naveen Rao

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Get involved!

You can help shine a light on the importance of safe motherhood. Lend your voice to our campaign by raising awareness, sharing our message on social networks, and highlighting maternal champions!

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Maternal rights exist.

We all have the power to make motherhood safe.

Safe Motherhood Week aims to bring diverse groups of people together to achieve a shared goal - ensuring women everywhere have access to the highest quality maternal care, before, during, and after pregnancy.

It’s up to all of us to make this happen!

More about Safe Motherhood Week


Is being pregnant an emergency?

  The Alliance for Maternal Health Equality in cooperation with MSD for Mothers held an event earlier this autumn during the European Health Forum Gastein, entitled: “Making it a reality: […]

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