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Birth of a Turkish child: Turkey, 1956

Pregnant woman at home, Ankara, Turkey
WHO/Marc Riboud

Slide 7

During her pregnancy Mrs. Toprak receives regular medical attention at the Centre. Just before the birth, she is visited at home by a midwife from the Centre who explains how the layette should be prepared. Mrs. Toprak's neighbours, intrigued, watch the proceedings.

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