Matermal Mortality

Reducing maternal mortality in the FCT through primary healthcare services

Monday, March 28, 2022

According to the World Health Organisation, maternal health refers to the health of women during pregnancy, childbirth and the postnatal period. It is expected that each of these stages would be a positive experience so as to ensure that both mother and child are in optimum health at the end of the day. To achieve this, amongst other things, mothers need to be able to access quality health services rendered by health professionals during the stages involved in motherhood.

Nigeria: Gombe To Promote Child Spacing Methods To Reduce Maternal Mortality

Thursday, June 21, 2018

In order to reduce maternal mortality, the Gombe State Government, northeast of the country, has taken steps to promote child birth spacing in the State.
To this end, a five day training workshop  has been organised for health workers drawn from  all the Primary Health Care facilities in the State