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Maternal Morbidity

The Role of Anesthesiologists in Facilitating External Cephalic Versions

Paloma Toledo, M.D. | Posted 12.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Paloma Toledo, M.D.

It is time to ensure that women have access to anesthesia services, both to potentially increase the likelihood of version success and also to ensure that women do not unnecessarily suffer during their procedure as Kim Kardashian West did.

Placenta Accreta, Kim Kardashian West's Pregnancy Complication, Explained

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 12.19.2016 | Healthy Living

In a characteristically soul-baring interview with C Magazine, reality TV queen Kim Kardashian West revealed that she suffered from a potentially life...

Do Something Uncontroversial

Kate Grant | Posted 07.10.2012 | Impact
Kate Grant

At the Fistula Foundation we work every day to help women injured in childbirth in Africa and Asia, get life-transforming surgery to take them from li...

Human Rights Council Declares Maternal Death, Illness a Rights Violation

Jodi Jacobson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jodi Jacobson

Estimates of maternal morbidity vary from 16 to 50 million annually and include such profoundly disabling conditions as vesico-vaginal fistulae, a condition many consider a fate akin to living death