"Mothers need mothers," says model-turned-activist Christy Turlington Burns, whose organization rescues women and newborns every day. Click the pin to read, Christy's Redbook magazine interview on maternal health, her trip to Peru and CARE.
In Afghanistan, 1 out of every 11 mothers die during pregnancy or childbirth. Watch how CARE is training community educators to help women stay healthy through birth and their babies' first years of life through the OMID program.
Several years ago, labor nurse Jeanne Faulkner saw CARE ambassador Christy Turlington Burns discuss CARE's maternal health work on TV. She has since traveled with CARE to Peru to see firsthand how our projects are saving the lives of mothers and babies. Read her impressions.