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25 Newborns Dies Every Month In Naivasha Level 4 Hospital

Records from Naivasha Level 4 Hospital have shown that 15-25 babies die every month in this facility. This was disclosed yesterday by members of the Nakuru County Assembly Health Committee led by Naivasha East MCA Stanley Karanja who visited the facility. The Committee visited the hospital following numerous complaints from Naivasha residents. Mr. Karanja described […]

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Meru: County Government launches Initiative to Reduce Maternal and Newborn Fatalities

To reduce complications and deaths during delivery, Meru County government has rolled out an initiative to rally pregnant mothers to seek antenatal care. This initiative is a collaboration between the county government and Child, an organization that champions maternal and newborn health. This initiative dubbed ‘Team mum pregnant women groups aims to decrease the risk of complications […]


Polluted Air Can get in Fetuses Developing Organs -Research

Air pollution can lead to fetuses developing black carbon particles in their organs as early as in the first trimester according to a new research. The research indicated that pregnant mothers who are exposed to air pollution, specifically black carbon nanoparticles birthed babies with the same degree of black carbon particles. In addition the newborns […]