Growing access to postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) in Vietnam has seen rabies cases decline 82% from 1994-2016—but some pregnant and breastfeeding women still avoid it, with deadly consequences.
Millennial Mothers of Color Find Joy ... and Solutions
September 9, 2019
In her aptly titled piece, “This isn’t another horror story about black motherhood,” Helena Andrews-Dyer highlights efforts by millennial mothers of color to fight the disparities that make it so dangerous for black women to give birth.
Elderly Mothers Bear the Emotional Burden of the Drug War
June 6, 2019
This is Part I of a special series for Global Health NOW by Ana P.
Motivated by Motherhood, Stalked by Addiction
October 18, 2018
In the viral obituary of a 30-year-old single mother, one family shares with heartbreaking honesty how Madelyn Ellen Linsenmeir enjoyed 12 sober days at home before her opioid addiction “stalked her and stole her once again,” they wrote in the Vermont ne