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Baby baby (2010)

Author

Inception Strategies

Publisher

Inception Strategies

City

Adelaide, SA

Type

Comic

 

Description

The Baby baby comic book is aimed at encouraging Aboriginal women to attend regular check-ups during their pregnancies. It stresses the importance of these regular check -ups to monitor the pregnancy and the baby's growth.

The comic book deliveries this message through the story of an Aboriginal family who have a number of women at different stages of pregnancy who face many different health issues including:

The comic book also highlights the damaging effects of smoking and alcohol on an unborn baby, the importance of a well-balanced diet and the need to often have blood tests at the beginning of a pregnancy.

Workshops were held in Perth, Western Australia, with Aboriginal women who contributed to the script for the comic book.

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract

Contact details

Inception Strategies
Damian Amamoo
Mobile: 0412 039 636
Email: damian@inceptionstrategies.com

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Last updated: 31 January 2017
 
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