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The impact of maternal health on poverty

Falkingham, Jane (2007) The impact of maternal health on poverty Insights (Brighton), (11), p. 4.

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The links between poverty and poor maternal health are well established. Poorer countries experience the highest rates of maternal mortality, whilst maternal death and lifethreatening and debilitating illness are higher among women from poorer households. However, there is now growing evidence that poor maternal health can also exacerbate poverty.

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Published date: 2 August 2007
Additional Information: id21 Research Highlight


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Date deposited: 24 Feb 2009
Last modified: 19 Jul 2017 00:33

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