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The push and pull of childbirth

Until recently, the mechanism of human labor was poorly understood. New research may help obstetricians better manage abnormal labor. The pregnant uterus is a muscular organ that holds the baby, placenta and amniotic fluid. The uterus rarely

Time-saving and life-saving impact of a dedicated childbirth operating room in hospitals in Ghana

Despite global efforts to improve medical care in Sub-Saharan Africa, childbirth remains one of the most dangerous experiences that women and their babies can face. Delays in receiving appropriate emergency care during the crucial moments of childbirth