"This is her second child", the social-worker told me. "We give her iron tonics and vitamin supplements but she never takes them."
"She is scared that if she does the fetus will grow big, and there may be complications during childbirth."
In the absence of birthing centers, that is a very real fear.
At times like this, one gives in to despair.
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