Posts Tagged ‘child mortality’

February 10th, 2020

Study shows it’s devastatingly common for African mothers to experience the death of a child

A new USC study demonstrates the high prevalence of African mothers who have ever experienced a child’s death. Using data from 20 sub-Saharan African countries spanning two decades, researchers found that more than half of 45- to 49-year-old mothers have experienced the death of a child under age five. Contact: Jenesse Miller, (213) 810‑8554 or […]

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