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New Report Examines Causes Of, Data On Child Mortality

NPR: Why You Shouldn’t Be Totally Depressed By A Report On Child Mortality
“Every year, millions of kids and teenagers die around the world, often from preventable and treatable conditions. It is a troubling statistic. But if you look beneath the surface numbers, you’ll find signs of hope, says Theo Vos, a professor of global health at the University of Washington in Seattle. Although progress is slow in some countries, he says, the data show rapid improvements in many others…” (Sohn, 1/28).