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maternal health

Virginia Apgar gets a Google doodle
Published July 21, 2018
Hopkins alum developed the Apgar Score, an assessment that has helped save countless newborn babies around the world
Global health
Talk to your spouse, improve your health?
Published July 21, 2018
Better communication between spouses in Mali linked to better health outcomes, new research suggests
Photo feature
Zika's other children
Published July 21, 2018
A powerful look at the families—and siblings—who carry the weight of Brazil's Zika epidemic
Male circumcision boosts women's health
Published July 21, 2018
Procedure shown to reduce transmission of HIV, other sexually transmitted diseases
Nurturing 'Family Spirit'
Published July 21, 2018
Home-visit program launched by Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health strengthens bonds in tribal communities
Jhpiego
A bond between mothers
Published July 21, 2018
Expecting mothers form strong bonds through Jhpiego program in Nigeria and Kenya
Reproductive health
Success seen in family planning program
Published July 21, 2018
Center for Communication Programs led successful campaign in Nigerian cities with high maternal and infant mortality rates / School of Public Health
Predicting postpartum blues
Published July 21, 2018
Hopkins study links postpartum depression with diminished levels of 'anti-anxiety' hormone allopregnanolone / Hopkins Medicine
Fetal health
Zika may cause miscarriages
Published July 21, 2018
In mouse study, exposure to virus led to higher rates of miscarriages, babies born with thin brain tissue, brain inflammation
Global health
Driven to change
Published Winter 2016
Jhpiego program in Kenya turns would-be muggers into businessmen / Johns Hopkins Magazine