Infant mortality

Cuban docs

What Chicago is learning from Cuba when it comes to fighting infant mortality


Cuba leans on cheaper home visits and health surveys to catch health problems early on. Could this approach help parts of Chicago, where nearly 15 babies per 1,000 do not reach their first birthday?

Balloons released in South Korea

That’s some inflation. South Koreans float balloons filled with cash to the North

Global Scan
A nurse attends to an infant in the neonatal intensive care unit of the Holtz Children's Hospital at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami.

Deaths among low-income children are making the US a leader in infant mortality

The World

Keeping Babies Alive: What Worked in Wisconsin

Conflict & Justice