Pregnancy and birth in this 'new normal'

Jenni Johnson has been a practicing child-care practitioner since 1997. She runs a busy ante and post-natal clinic and teaches a system that has given parents structure and routine to the baby and childhood years. In our launch episode of this series, Jenni gives advice to pregnant women about how to get through pregnancy and birth in this new normal.
12 May 2020 English South Africa Kids & Family

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