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Midwives Save Babies in D.C.

Posted Sep 30 2008 1:04pm

Washington D.C. midwife Ruth Lubic is saving lives in her busy birth center in one of the poorest neighborhoods of the US capitol. In this area, the infant mortality rate is double the US average, but in eight years of midwifery care for over 800 families, Lubic and the midwives have lost zero babies, and have halved the rate of premature births. 

Read more about The Midwife On a Mission, and celebrate that a positive story of midwifery and compassion is reported in the mainstream media! I'd love to see more amazing work like this being highlighted in the news.

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