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Pregnancy and medicine

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New scale for measuring respect in maternal healthcare

May 30, 2017

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The latter is the most important task, because the local training provides continuity to motherhood care when volunteers return to their countries of origin.

José Manuel Puente Agueda

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Pregnancy and parenthood at work

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Finding information about pregnancy and safe motherhood

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Maternal care in special situations

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Inadequate birth spacing may increase risk of preterm birth

May 30, 2017

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Women’s concerns about their health should not simply be dismissed because they are pregnant or postpartum. This delay in diagnosis can be catastrophic.

Pete Wallroth

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