Where Women are Dying in Childbirth.



IMG_0044  IMG_0045Data from the Guardian 2010. Photos are my own.

In the past 30 years the death rate for women in childbirth has fallen by 35%. Christopher Murray and colleagues who published online with the Lancet medical journal, figures that show the figure of 500,000 a year has been reduced to 343,000. Sarah Boseley’s blog has more on the implications for the future that this drop shows.


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