Anne Dichmont

University of Liverpool 2011

Midwifery, Ghana Takoradi

The strength of Ghanaian women is inspirational. Not only do they click their way through contractions but manage to walk between two rooms in order to bring their newborn to this world.

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Amanda Green

University of Leeds 2010

Midwifery, Ghana Takoradi

Pain relief in labour is rare and only used when a woman brings it to hospital with her, it is common however for woman to rely on religion as a focus during pain; it is not uncommon to hear a woman praying to Jesus for help.

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Laura Layton

La Trobe University 2015


Each day the midwives would greet me as I entered the ward with ‘Mambo Sister Laura’! They would consult with me on cases and ask my opinion

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