Number of women dying in childbirth way off track to meet worldwide targets

UN figures show slow decrease in maternal mortality rate, with rates on the rise in countries including the US.

In the US maternal death rates have increased by over 50% and progress in reducing deaths in the 10 countries with the highest rates has slowed since 2000.

Source: Number of women dying in childbirth way off track to meet worldwide targets | Global development | The Guardian

https://www.who.int/news-room/detail/19-09-2019-more-women-and-children-survive-today-than-ever-before-un-report

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