On World Hypertension Day, our message is: get screened and learn your numbers! High blood pressure affects an estimated one billion people worldwide. In pregnancy, hypertension can evolve into a chronic condition in more than 1 in 4 women.
With over 1.8 billion youth in the world today, the future is now! We must continue to work in all arenas of adolescent health - from family planning to peer mentoring to youth friendly health services - to ensure that every youth, everywhere has access to the quality care they need t
One of the real joys this holiday season is the opportunity to say 'thank you' for your support in helping save the lives of women and families. With sincere appreciation, we wish you all the joys this season brings and a healthy new year!
Adolescents are the generation that will build the foundation of the world's future and we must address head-on the issues that will affect their health and well-being. For over 40 years, Jhpiego has worked to improve the lives of mothers and their families.