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Posted by: Sarah Ferris   |   5/11/2011   |   California

Improving maternal health in rural Nepal

 
Improving maternal health in rural Nepal

   

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Personal Tags: Humla, Nepal

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Providing safe motherhood education, prenatal vitamins and clean delivery kits to women in the remote mountains of Humla, Nepal. Infant Mortality rates here are 81/1000 compared to 7/1000 in the USA. There is 1 doctor for 46,000 people and the nearest road is a 10 day walk. Learn more about the work that Bodhi Tree Foundation does at: www.bodhitreefoundation.org or contact us at bodhitreefoundation@yahoo.com Join one of our fundraising treks in Nepal!