If 10,000 children were miraculously saved from death today, you’d probably expect it to make headlines on every news channel in America. But what if that life-saving story was happening every day for more than 27 years? Apparently, it’d come with little fanfare.
A new report from Our World In Data illustrates an amazing downward trend in child mortality since 1990. During that year, the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) estimated that more than 12 million children died. Many of those deaths were preventable and related to illness or poverty.
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