Tag: Philippine RH Bill

Maternal Deaths on the Rise

June 20, 2012

PHILIPPINES –  As the controversy over women’s access to proper reproductive health continues, Health Secretary Enrique Ona disclosed that the country’s maternal mortality rate went up to 221 deaths per 100,000 live births in 2010, from 162 deaths in 2006. The figures coming from the latest survey of the National Statistics Office (NSO) showed an […]

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