21 October 2013

Press Release Part I: Avoiding Childbirth Risks at the Baby & Family Expo Philippines

Brought for the whole family by the MediaCom Solutions Inc and co-presented by Cordlife, the Baby & Family Expo Philippines 2013 - Welcoming Life, Love and Care, the biggest family event of the year and dedicated to nurture family development and child care will be held on 06-08 December 2013 at the SMX Convention Center Manila, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City. It will cover the stages of family growth from pregnancy to early childhood. 

One of the main topics that will be discussed during the Expo is Avoiding Childbirth Risks. According to UNICEF Philippines, every year, half a million women die because of pregnancy and childbirth complications. Accordingly, in the Philippines alone, the lifetime risk of maternal death alone is 1 in every 140 while about 11 pregnant Filipina die everyday which equates to an estimated 4,500 annually due to severe haemorrhage, hypertensive disorders, sepsis and other related childbirth problems . 

This placed Philippines at number 75 in terms of maternal mortality rate, which is also the highest in Southeast Asia. One of the Baby & Family Expo Philippines 2013 aim is to inform and help mothers and expecting mothers prepare and cope with the anxiety of giving birth, This topic will also be part of the free seminars and talks by medical professionals and mom groups like the Medela Moms to give the latest insights on pregnancy and how to prepare for motherhood.

Avoiding Childbirth Risks at the Baby & Family Expo Philippines
On all three days, the event will feature educational talks and seminars with topics like preparing and dealing with childbirth as well as prenatal and postnatal care for mothers and their families, fun-filled activities and exclusive discounts from over 200 exhibitors like Bosom Buddy, Ever Bilena, Mustela, Bambino and many more.

Embrace and prepare for childbirth with this wonderful family event of the year, call +632.843.2174 or send e-mail at info@babyexpo.ph

Chikita