Yesterday saw a lively debate organised by BU’s Professor Vanora Hundley on the motion: ‘The media is responsible for creating fear in childbirth.’ For the motion were Elizabeth Duff from… »
Posts Tagged: “childbirth”
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Festival of Learning event explores the role of the mass media in rising rates of intervention.
Researcher: Sheetal Sharma The Nepal based-research looks to better understand the constraints of care-seeking behaviour in maternal health. Too often women in developing countries do not have ‘rights’ over their… »
Childbirth remains one of the most risky times for women, particularly those giving birth in low and middle income countries. Every day more than 800 women die from conditions related… »
Health and Social Care PhD student Sheetal Sharma has been conducting fieldwork in rural Nepal into improving the provision of antenatal care and pregnant women’s access to vital healthcare in… »
Background Clean birth practices can prevent sepsis, one of the leading causes of both maternal and newborn mortality. Achieving clean birth requires the application of skills by the care provider… »