Solving the World’s Health Problems in 20 Years!
Our goals as mothers are to keep our kids healthy and strong, and give them the best future we possibly can. Mothers everywhere have these same goals. Recently I was able to attend a briefing at the United Nations about how the global solutions for health are coming together.
Newsday Tuesday – Text Messages Help the Fight Against Malnutrition in Malawi
Each week in Malawi’s rural district of Chikwawa, more than 200 mothers bring their children (under age 5) to the Makwira Health Center for a monthly check-in. The children are weighed and their height and arm circumferences are measured. The measurements are then sent to a central hospital in Lilongwe, Malawi’s capital city, via SMS text message.
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