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UN Report Links Progress with Efforts to End Fistula

The final Millennium Development Goals report on maternal mortality for middle and low income countries was recently released. It says many countries around the world have reduced maternal mortality by nearly half, which is great progress.  However the global women’s health organization EngenderHealth Inc., says the world must not overlook the impact of maternal injuries, such as obstetric fistula, on the life of a mother. The group says fistula ruins a woman’s chances of having a...

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