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Catalina Escobar's group provides support to teen moms in Colombia, where one in five girls age 15-19 is or has been pregnant.
The story behind the Hero
When a 12-day-old boy died in her arms, Catalina Escobar was devastated. She was working at one of the largest hospitals in Cartagena, Colombia.
Want to get involved? Check out the Juan Felipe Gomez Escobar Foundation website and see how to help.
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Exploring the issue
Why are infant mortality rates worse in certain parts of the world? Experts cite a multitude of factors, including poverty, obesity and teen births.