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VIDEO: An Innovation that can Save Millions of Newborns Around the World

In our attempt to bring you ideas from around the world, here is a ground breaking invention which is capable of saving the lives of thousands of babies in underdeveloped and developing countries. 

Every year, more than 1 million infants die the very day they are born and many more lose their lives in the first week after birth.

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The causes of these deaths are multiple, especially in underdeveloped and developing countries.

However, one of the major causes of a baby dying within the very first week of its birth is hypothermia.

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Hypothermia is a medical condition in which the body loses heat quicker than it can produce it. Although such a condition occurs all around the world, the death rate in the developed countries is lower because of the availability of incubators in good numbers.

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However, in underdeveloped and developing countries, such as ours, many cannot afford to take advantage of such medical facilities.

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In such a scenario, how can parents keep their babies warm? Let Embrace show you with an innovative and inexpensive idea.

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