Safe Birth Kits to Reduce Infant Mortality

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/27/health/27birth.html?_r=1&scp=1&sq=birth&st=cse

The United Nations Population Fund and numerous aid organizations are distributing so-called safe birth kits in the developing world. The kits usually contain soap, a plastic sheet, a razor blade to cut the umbilical cord, tape, gloves, a towel to wrap the baby in and a pictorial instruction sheet. With these tools, almost anyone can deliver a baby safely…(click to read on NYTimes.com)

 

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