Esther Sharma

  1. Health
    Mumbai Midwifery: An Interview with Lina Duncan

    Originally posted on Maternal Matters. Maternal Matters is so excited to feature British midwife and global citizen, Lina Duncan, who…

  2. Maternal and Child Health
    Midwives Matter. But will SDG’s deliver?

    Fact: Every day, approximately 800 women die from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth.  This accounts to 289,000 women…

  3. Health
    Breastfeeding is a World Health Day Issue

    Yesterday was World Health Day – a World Health Organization (WHO) campaign with a focus, this year, on global food…

  4. Health
    Giving Midwives the Respect they Deserve

    Midwifery is one of the world’s oldest professions and midwives have been ‘with woman’ (the literal translation for the word…

  5. Health
    Midwives are the cornerstone to MDG 4 & 5 success

    The countdown is on: we have less than 500 days to meet Millennium Development Goals (MDG) 4 and 5, focused…

  6. Health
    #WBW2014: Early First Breastfeed Makes All The Difference.

    This week is World Breastfeeding Week – a celebration, as well as an opportunity to continue to push forward the protecting,…