This document addresses the biology of pregnancy and pre-natal development, as well as relevant topics for pregnant women such as guidance about pre-natal care, and information about miscarriage.  It provides insight into labor and delivery, including the stages of labor, vaginal, and caesarian section deliveries.  This document also highlights issues in post-natal care, such as postpartum depression, physical pain, recovery in the postpartum period, contraception, and birth spacing.

Published:
Dec. 2013
Type:
Fact Sheet
Topic:
Womens Health
Authors:
Gynuity Health Projects

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