Podcast: Precious Baby

24 Jun 2016
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South Sudan

In the sixth episode of Everyday Emergency we meet US gynaecologist Veronica Ades, who has returned from her third MSF mission.

In Precious Baby, Veronica describes the precarious situation for expecting mothers in the city of Aweil, South Sudan.

You can read more from Veronica about her time in South Sudan, as well as her other mission in Jordan, on the MSF blog.

More from Aweil, South Sudan

Awein Wol, 18, and her 27-day-old firstborn both receive treatment for malaria in the neonatal ward of the MSF hospital in Aweil city.

A nurse with a cart full of medicine stops to check the patient file of eight-year-old Adut Chuor Kujal, who is receiving treatment for cerebral malaria in the inpatient ward of MSF's hospital in Aweil city.

Visitors gather outside the entrance gate to the MSF-run wing of the state hospital in Aweil city.

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