Safe Pregnancy and Birth Mobile App - Hesperian Health Guides.
Explore the app
- Hesperian’s comprehensive app on pregnancy and birth contains a wealth of information on:
• how to stay healthy during pregnancy
• how to recognize danger signs during pregnancy, birth, and after birth
• what to do when a danger sign arises
• when to refer a woman to emergency care
• instructions for community health workers with step-by-step explanations such as "How to take blood pressure", "How to treat someone in shock", "How to stop bleeding".
For iPhone and iPod Touch
: Download the app for free from the iTunes store
: Download the beta release
of the Android version for free from the Google Play app store.
As this is a beta release, we are aware that it still needs a little work in places. We welcome feedback and code contributions to help improve the experience. Please reach out to us at [email protected]
, and you can find the source code here
Don’t have an iPhone or Android?
If you don’t have an iPhone or iPod Touch, you can preview the app here
. (Please keep in mind that the app was built to be viewed on a mobile device, so please forgive us if the quality is not perfect.)
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