Good News: Global Child Mortality Rate is Falling

Sierra Leonean children at Princess Christian Maternity Hospital, where the West African nation's president launched a program to provide free medicalA recent study from the University of Washington reconfirms the results of a U.N. study that show global child mortality rates have decreased around 50% over the last 20 years: http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20100524/hl_nm/us_deaths_children

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