MAMA, a public-private partnership led by Johnson & Johnson and USAID, aims to inform pregnant women and new mothers via text messages. Despite its good intentions, the program is still proving itself.
In the bleakest days of India's fight against child death, the country lost more than 3 million children every year. Now the problem, at least in urban centers in Punjab, is fast becoming that of childhood obesity.
Tracy Jarrett takes an extraordinary journey to learn about the disease that took her mother's life and forever changed her own. In Cape Town, she finds Mothers2Mothers, a program that hires HIV-positive mothers to mentor other HIV-positive mothers.