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Midwife put duty at coastal clinic before own safety on 3/11

National Dec 27, 2013

Midwife put duty at coastal clinic before own safety on 3/11

As a maternity hospital midwife, Yukie Aoyama felt a powerful sense of duty that overrode her fear when the city of Shiogama, Miyagi Prefecture, was struck by the huge earthquake and tsunami that devastated parts of the Tohoku region in March 2011. "We would have ...