There is fun, laughter and a lot of learning, but also a serious side to Turanga Health's bi-monthly antenatal classes. At the rate of 2.2 per 1000 births, the rate of Sudden Unexplained Death in Infancy (SUDI) in Tairawhiti is more than three times the national average. Hauora Tairawhiti Mokopuna Ora safe sleep co-ordinator Kaniwa Kupenga-Tamarama says through wananga like that provided by Turanga Health, she is determined to change that.

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