Have you wondered what it would be like practicing maternity care in a low or middle income country? What if you went to do that, and then found yourself in the middle of an Ebola Epidemic? Here I chat to Benjamin Black about his fascinating book Belly Woman , about his experiences of working in Sierra Leone and his reflections on differences and similarities with challenges in the UK.
Want to know more?
Belly Woman: Birth, Blood & Ebola: The Untold Story
by Amazon https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1911107577/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_N96WGDT1GNTGJA595X5V?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1
You can find Benjamin on Twitter and Instagram @benjamblack
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