We discussed how women learn about pregnancy and childbirth, and the women told us about how they found out about what would happen – and what knowledge they’d passed on to the younger generation.
One woman commented:
"When you become pregnant, you shouldn’t lift heavy things because the baby slips, it is like water and it will die. And ... yeah ... it will be born deformed. And, they say ... like ... that the embryo ... when it is growing, you shouldn’t eat eggs because they believe that eggs are embryos as well; when these two embryos are in one place, the baby will die, and..."