Benin Maternal Health
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9 December 2009, Banikoara, Benin. Community Health Clinic "Comparou Maternité." The clinic delivers a wide variety of services including delivering of babies and ante-natal checkups. The mothers-to-be are given an ante-natal package of folic acid, mosquito nets and malaria prophylactics. If there is an emergency, an ambulance can take them to the main hospital.19 year-old Estelle Agbla gave birth to her firstborn the previous evening and proud family members gather to celebrate the arrival.