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月嫂 yue

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maternity matron

Chinese women traditionally are confined indoors for a month after delivering a baby on the grounds that they are particularly susceptible to various gynecological diseases in this period. During the maternity month, maids, usually married women already having their own kids, are hired to take care of the newborn and the mother.

Added on Nov 6, 2006 | Last updated on Jul 11, 2011 | 1339 Buzzes


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