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PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES FOR YOUNG CHILDREN, ESPECIALLY IN RURAL AREAS
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MYCONCERNiswithPublicHealthNursingServicesintheU.K. Theyhavegrownupinaveryhaphazardfashionduringthepast centuryandinordertounderstandthem,oneneedstogoback totheIndustrialRevolution,anditsconsequencesinthemiddleof thenineteenthcentury.Anevenworseevilthantheslumswhich grewuparoundthefactorieswasthattheyoungwomenwholeftthe ruralareascameawayfromtheironlysourceofinstructionin childcare.Therewereveryfewbooks,andthepopulationwasstill largelyilliterate.Thechildrenrearedintheseinsanitaryconditions, byignorantmothers,diedinthousands.