When Women Bare Arms to Prevent Pregnancy, They Should Not Feel Stuck

When Women Bare Arms to Prevent Pregnancy, They Should Not Feel Stuck

The demand for contraceptive implants is up, with more women getting the long-acting protection that they want. This means, of course, that there’s going to be a greater need for providers who are confidently able to remove the tiny, thin rods, about the size of a matchstick, when women decide that they want them removed.

Joy for Joie and Her Malaria-Free Pregnancy

Nurse testing a young boy for malaria.

From home to health center, this first-time mother was in good hands. Her community health worker and midwife together ensured a malaria-free pregnancy and plenty of prenatal care.