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It Takes a Village Mothers' Stories

Lindsay Gibson, Randburg, South Africa   The Swahili saying “It takes more than one hand to nurse a child” is even more appropriate than the proverb “It takes a village to raise a child.” My story involved many helpers. My husband and I were happily preparing for the birth of our precious baby. When I started having pains at 29 weeks, I was convinced it was...

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