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JUL
1

MANDATE featured on Gates Foundation blog

MANDATE was recently featured on the Gates Foundation blog- Impatient Optimists.

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JUN
4

Maternal and newborn health interconnections

A recent article in the Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine reports on the interventions that dually impact maternal and neonatal health outcomes.

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MAY
28

Measuring Coverage in Maternal, Neonatal, and Child Health

This new PLOS Medicine Collection highlights the critical role that measurement plays in the scale up of programs to improve survival.

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MAY
8

State of the World's Mothers

Save the Children recently released the 2013 State of the World's Mothers report. The report highlights the challenges faced in saving newborn lives, and points to corticosteroids, chlorhexidine, antibiotics, and resuscitation equipment as low-cost measures to reduce newborn mortality.

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MAR
22

A potential game changer for neonatal mortality

Hodgins et al. report that chlorhexidine, a low cost, effective antiseptic, has the potential to prevent 1 in 6 neonatal deaths.

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