Hesperian Health Guides
Chapter 24: Getting medical help
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Even the most skilled and experienced midwives need help sometimes. For example, severe hemorrhage, eclampsia, or a prolapsed cord cannot be treated at home. These types of health problems can be solved only by using tools and skills available in a medical center or hospital.This book suggests times you should get medical advice, get medical help, or go to a medical center or hospital. Sometimes you will have to decide for yourself that you need