Expanding Treatment for Infant Sepsis in Kenya.

The Ponya Mtoto project is made possible by the generous support of the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), implimented inpartnership with Population Council,KEPRECON and Mount Kenya University (MKU)

Ponya Mtoto / PSBI Videos

Neonatal sepsis:

In this video, you will get
Neunatal sepsis
Early onset sepsis VS Late onset sepsis
Clinical features

Communication with mothers

This film talks about the importance of communicating with mothers and how best to do this.

Non pharmacological measures for soothing pain-Facility Based Care of preterm Infant 2018

Simple contextual methods to alleviate pain in sick and preterm babies

Why Is Antimicrobial Resistance A Major Threat To Children’s Health?

Globally, many children and newborns with severe infections have virtually no new treatment options. Additionally, there is a high level of resistance existing antibiotics. Leading to an increased mortality rate for severe infections.

Understanding Signs of Pneumonia

This film is about the important signs and symptoms to look for in a sick child, with a focus on pneumonia. This film is for use in community health education.

Understanding Breastfeeding

This film explains the importance of breastfeeding for at least the first six months after a baby is born, demonstrating the benefits to both the mother and the baby.

How to Prevent Antimicrobial Resistance

Antibiotic resistance is increasing worldwide due to overuse and misuse of antibiotics. Newborn baby Amala has a life-threatening infection called septicemia. Will her antibiotic treatment work?
This video from the World Health Organization (WHO) explains what people can do to prevent the spread of antibiotic resistance.