Tina Rosenberg of the The New York Times today wrote a piece on mHealth: The Benefits of Mobile Health, On Hold. The piece describes the ubiquity of the mobile phone, the promise it holds for health, yet the lack of evidence that still remains in this field.

It profiles Mwana as one of the mHealth systems that has scaled and also has evidence behind it and brings home the point that technology is the easy part, and co-creating and building a system that is useful to the end users is the key.

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