Thanks to actress, TV host & mom Ricki Lake for this video supporting the UN’s Every Woman, Every Child initiative.

Although much progress has been made, every year 7.6 million young children die from preventable causes, and over 350,000 women lose their lives unnecessarily from complications with pregnancy and childbirth.

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