Published in Women's Health Weekly, November 11th, 2004
"A reproductive-health knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAP) survey was carried out among 468 Afghan women of reproductive age. A convenience sample of women was selected from attendees in the outpatient departments of four health facilities in Kabul. Seventy-nine percent of respondents had attended at least one antenatal consultation during their last pregnancy," investigators in Belgium reported recently in the journal Disasters.
According to K. Van Egmond and associates, "Two-thirds (67%) delivered their first child between 13 and 19...
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