Model Christy Turlington, is campaigning to get legislation introduced to better maternal health around the world. Christy is the mother of two kids with Actor Ed Burns, and says she relates her two healthy deliveries to her access to quality health care. She was joined in Washington D.C. by ‘Sexy Spice’ Geri Halliwell to urge leaders to create legislation which will help mothers who have difficult pregnancy and childbirth experiences. Every minute one woman dies during labor!!
Christy says, ”I’m really involved in maternal health. I’ve been working in Washington to help raise awareness. I’m a mum, so maternal health is very important to me.” She is an ambassador for the humanitarian organization Care.