Gates Effort to Focus on Mother and Child

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation said it would spend $1.5 billion over the next five years on maternal and child health, family planning and nutrition programs in developing countries, representing a new emphasis for the foundation, whose health efforts so far have focused on infections, vaccines and HIV and AIDS.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/08/health/08maternal.html

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