AFGHANISTAN: Planning a child? Then avoid the winter months to save lives
March 9, 2009
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3 March 2009
KABUL, 3 March 2009 (IRIN) – Some health specialists are suggesting that couples plan pregnancies so that the mother’s due date does not fall in the cold winter months. This, they say, will help save lives.