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BIRTHINGDURING APANDEMIC

The coronavirus and lockdown has made life complicated for most of us; more so for mothers-to-be. It is a challenge to get antenatal care check-ups done, get to a hospital for birthing and to steer clear of the deadly virus. MINAL KHONA catches up with Reshma Ann Mani, who drove from Mumbai to Hyderabad, to have her baby in a safer environment. She went on to birth at Stork Home and shares her rich experience. Indie Kaur, Director, Midwifery Services also shares the protocols framed at Fernandez Hospital and Stork Home to keep mothers and others safe from the virus

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Dr Kapadia was one of the eminent people in the late 19th and early 20th century, who gave shape tomodern Gujarat. She was awarded the Kaisar-i-HindMedal for Public Service in India, which was a medal awarded by the Emperor or Empress of India between 1900 and 1947

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A smiling, happy Reshma Ann with her bundle of joy, her baby Zephan

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