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Written by Jack Cerf
(2/25/2003 8:34 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, MT JA's family's life expectancy, penned by Anielka
I don't know anything about the art of midwifery in those times, but the medical science of the day, prior to antisepsis and anaesthetics, was likely to do a woman in labor more harm than good.
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