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Women in rural areas face particularly high maternal health risks. The right skills and support can help nurses change that.
West Africa has the lowest modern contraceptive use and the highest fertility rate in the world. But the region is on the verge of change.
A new Guttmacher Institute report shows the impact of US investment in family planning around the world. In Senegal, the benefits are clear.
The modern contraceptive prevalence rate for all of sub-Saharan Africa is 23%. In West Africa, it’s 11%. But that's beginning to change.
A review of Senegal’s National Action Plan for Family Planning reveals results the country can be proud of.
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The clinic is packed when Mama Blandina teaches women and their families about the importance of family planning and spacing births.