‘A condom to save a new mum’s life’

Many women in the developing world die because the equipment needed to stop bleeding during childbirth isn’t always available.

But to prevent this happening a cheap kit containing a condom is being distributed to clinics around the world. The idea was originally developed in Bangladesh and the kit has been put together by doctors from Massachusetts General Hospital in the USA.

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