Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Reducing Infant Mortality

Newborn Mortality (Death) Rate

The United States is one of the only developed nations that continues to have worse infant mortality rates every year. We see more newborn death in the U.S. than every other country in the world that has adopted mother-friendly and baby-friendly birth and post-natal practices.

The video below is very good. It explores the causes of and solutions for infant death. Please take the time to watch it.

Reducing Infant Mortality from Debby Takikawa on Vimeo.

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