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Health Ministry: Some doulas may give wrong advice


KUALA LUMPUR: Deputy Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahya (pic) says there are doulas (birthing coaches) who advise mothers to have home births without knowing their full medical history, adding that only medical personnel who have proper certification can help with childbirth.

"There are many women who have high-risk pregnancies, such as those suffering from diabetes, high blood pressure and other morbid diseases.

Health Minister , Doula , Childbirth

   

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