Category Archives: NPR


Aug

18

2019
This App Aims To Save New Moms’ Lives

This App Aims To Save New Moms’ Lives

The startup Mahmee hopes to help OB-GYNs, pediatricians and other health providers closely monitor a mother and baby’s health so that any red flags can be assessed before they become life-threatening. (Image credit: Keith Alcantara/Mahmee)


Aug

10

2019
At ‘High Five’ Camp, Struggling With A Disability Is The Point

At ‘High Five’ Camp, Struggling With A Disability Is The Point

A day camp in Nashville uses “constraint-induced therapy” to help kids who have physical weakness on one side — often because of a stroke or cerebral palsy — gain strength and independence. (Image credit: Blake Farmer/Nashville Public Radio)


Aug

06

2019
War Is The Enemy Of Breastfeeding

War Is The Enemy Of Breastfeeding

In war-torn Yemen, mothers who bring a sickly baby to the hospital are often reporting that they are unable to breastfeed. (Image credit: Hanna Barczyk for NPR)



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