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Uganda brought to its knees as doctors' strike paralyses health service

Doctors in Uganda continue their strike despite threats from President Museveni. Having working in Uganda where the health system is so very fragile, with extremely high maternal and infant mortality rates; this can only result in further deaths. It is unfortunate that political will is lacking to fairly compensate doctors, nurses and all medical personnel for their dedicated and resilent efforts in providing services to a population so desperate in need. We, at Life for Mothers sincerely hope that this calamity will be quicly resolved without additional lives lost.

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Uganda brought to its knees as doctors' strike paralyses health service

Doctors in Uganda continue their strike despite threats from President Museveni. Having working in Uganda where the health system is so very fragile, with extremely high maternal and infant mortality rates; this can only result in further deaths. It is unfortunate that political will is lacking to fairly compensate doctors, nurses and all medical personnel for their dedicated and resilent efforts in providing services to a population so desperate in need. We, at Life for Mothers sincerely hope that this calamity will be quicly resolved without additional lives lost.

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Uganda brought to its knees as doctors' strike paralyses health service

Doctors in Uganda continue their strike despite threats from President Museveni. Having working in Uganda where the health system is so very fragile, with extremely high maternal and infant mortality rates; this can only result in further deaths. It is unfortunate that political will is lacking to fairly compensate doctors, nurses and all medical personnel for their dedicated and resilent efforts in providing services to a population so desperate in need. We, at Life for Mothers sincerely hope that this calamity will be quicly resolved without additional lives lost.

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Uganda brought to its knees as doctors' strike paralyses health service

Doctors in Uganda continue their strike despite threats from President Museveni. Having worked in Uganda where the health system is so very fragile, with extremely high maternal and infant mortality rates; this work-stoppage can only result in further deaths. It is unfortunate that political will is lacking in order to fairly compensate doctors, nurses, and all medical personal for their dedicated and resilient efforts in providing  services to a population so desperate in need.

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BLOG: FIELD NOTES

Life For Mothers Analyzing Data from Phase I of Pilot Project

Jan 1, 1970

The staff at Life for Mothers is currently analyzing the data gathered during Phase I of our pilot project. We hope to complete our analysis in the next few weeks and prepare it for publication. All results from our analysis …
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New York Times: Maternal Deaths Focus Harsh Light on Uganda

Jan 1, 1970

July 29, 2011 By CELIA W. DUGGER ARUA, Uganda — Jennifer Anguko was slowly bleeding to death right in the maternity ward of a major public hospital. Only a lone midwife was on duty, the hospital later admitted, and no …
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Life For Mothers Releases Preliminary Results from its Pilot Project (Phase l) Completed May 2011

Jan 1, 1970

Maternal/neonatal mortality rate is unacceptably high in rural Uganda where 90% of the population lives.


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