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Ebola Maternity Ward in Sierra Leone First of its Kind

Doctors Without Borders has opened an Ebola treatment ward for pregnant women in Sierra Leone. It is the first of its kind. Sierra Leone already had one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the world before Ebola arrived. Health workers say the situation has gotten worse, as women with Ebola face an even higher risk of hemorrhaging while giving birth. Pregnant women in Sierra Leone, who are confirmed or suspected of having Ebola, can now receive specialized care at a new maternity...

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