Pregnancy

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

Prince William and Kate waiting until birth to discover baby's gender

Prince William and Kate waiting until birth to discover baby's gender

Prince William and Kate waiting until birth to discover baby's gender

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have not asked whether their baby is a boy or a girl

Monday, March 26, 2018

Monday, March 26, 2018

'Even as a staunch feminist, you have to accept at some point babies have rights too', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

'Even as a staunch feminist, you have to accept at some point babies have rights too', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

'Even as a feminist, you have to accept babies have rights too', says Julia

Julia Hartley-Brewer had a heated debate with Clare Murphy from the British Pregnancy Advisory Service

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Netmums says we must normalise emotional and mental health problems suffered by new mothers

Netmums says we must normalise emotional and mental health problems suffered by new mothers

'We must bust the taboo surrounding new mums' mental health problems'

The editor-in-chief at Netmums Anne-Marie O'Leary says we must help friends who we see suffering

Monday, February 26, 2018

Monday, February 26, 2018

Journalist slammed for sexism over interview with New Zealand's Jacinda Ardern

Journalist slammed for sexism over interview with New Zealand's Jacinda Ardern

Journalist slammed for sexism over interview with New Zealand's Jacinda Ardern

Charles Wooley asked the Prime Minister about the conception of her baby and called her attractive

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Shared parental leave: 'I would've fought my husband tooth and nail to stay at home', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

Shared parental leave: 'I would've fought my husband tooth and nail to stay at home', says Julia Hartley-Brewer

Julia says she wouldn't have let her husband stay at home with their baby

The Government is promoting shared parental leave as the current take-up is thought to be as low as 2%

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Couple arrested for 'keeping pregnant women at home and creating baby factory' in Nigeria

Couple arrested for 'keeping pregnant women at home and creating baby factory' in Nigeria

Couple arrested for 'keeping pregnant women at home and creating baby factory'

Adeola Adebayo and Rita Adebayo are suspected of selling women's babies without consent

New mother may have killed husband and baby before committing suicide

New mother may have killed husband and baby before committing suicide

New mother may have killed husband and baby before committing suicide

Experts believe postpartum psychosis may have played a part in the incident

Monday, January 29, 2018

Monday, January 29, 2018

Pregnant teacher could be handed jail term 'for sex with teenage student'

Pregnant teacher could be jailed 'for sex with teenage student in cupboard'

Pregnant teacher could be jailed 'for sex with teenage student'

The woman has admitted to five counts of intercourse with a student in her care at Sydney Grammar School

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Two men handed life prison sentence for 'barbaric' murder of Syrian woman and baby

Two men handed life prison sentence for 'barbaric' murder of Syrian refugee and her baby

Two men jailed for life for killing Syrian refugee and her baby

The woman's husband has claimed the prison sentence is not severe enough

Friday, January 5, 2018

Friday, January 5, 2018

48,000 babies expected to be born in Rohingya refugee camps this year

48,000 babies expected to be born in Rohingya refugee camps this year

48,000 babies expected to be born in Rohingya refugee camps this year

Save the Children estimates that there will be 130 live births in the camps everyday

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Baby loss: 'Incredibly moving Saying Goodbye services allow people to remember lives cut short'

Baby Loss Awareness Week: Julia Hartley-Brewer incredibly moved by service for miscarriage sufferers

Julia Hartley-Brewer incredibly moved by service for miscarriage sufferers

Julia Hartley-Brewer said the Saying Goodbye services for those that have lost babies sound incredibly moving

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Woman committing suicide after being refused C-section prompts horror on social media

Woman commits suicide after being refused C-section

Woman commits suicide after being refused C-section

The women reportedly jumped out of a fifth-storey window moments after her family denied her a caesarian

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Woman gives birth on bench outside hospital 'after being told to take a walk'

Woman gives birth on bench outside hospital 'after being told to take a walk'

Woman gives birth on bench outside hospital 'after being told to take a walk'

The 24-year-old was reportedly told that her baby wouldn't be delivered until much later and she should take a walk to help with labour pains

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Girl aged 10 gives birth after being raped and refused abortion

10-year-old girl gives birth after being raped and refused abortion

Girl aged 10 gives birth after being raped and refused abortion

The baby was delivered by C-section at Government Medical College and Hospital in Chandigarh, India

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Man given ticket after firing rifle into the air to celebrate his baby's gender

Nebraska man faces jail after creating explosion to celebrate his baby's gender

Nebraska man faces jail after creating explosion to celebrate his baby's gender

The announcement was made with a bang

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Woman who suffered 17 miscarriages and was told she couldn't give birth, has four children in nine months

Woman who suffered 17 miscarriages has four children in nine months

Woman who suffered 17 miscarriages has four children in nine months

A woman who had 17 miscarriages has now had four children in the time span of a single pregnancy

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Couple in Brazil kidnap and murder pregnant woman and cut her baby out

Couple in Brazil kidnap and murder pregnant woman and cut her baby out

Couple in Brazil kidnap pregnant woman and cut her baby out

A couple who could not have children pretended they were going to have a baby before kidnapping a pregnant woman and cutting her baby out

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Pregnancy discrimination: 'We don't have teeth that can really bite and make employers think twice', says MP

Pregnancy discrimination: Maria Miller demands tougher measures 'to make employers think twice'

Maria Miller demands tougher measures on pregnancy discrimination

Miller, chair of Parliament's Women and Equalities Committee, conducted a report which showed huge amounts of discrimination towards pregnant women and new mothers

Pregnancy discrimination: 'There's often a pattern of treatment that begins', lawyer reveals

Pregnancy discrimination: Women advised to keep a diary

Women advised to keep a diary to guard against pregnancy discrimination

Lawyer Claire Dawson gave her advice after a report found more than one in 10 pregnant women and new mothers face workplace discrimination

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Thursday, August 11, 2016

'We need to put this into context', says professor on study into babies fertility levels

Study showing chemotherapy drug 'could affect fertility' for unborn girls has to be taken in context, says leading professor

Study showing chemo drug 'affects girls' fertility' has to be taken in context

A new study has found that a chemotherapy treatment can affect ovary-development in mice. The former chair of the British Fertility Society tells talkRADIO it's too early to jump to conclusions that it has the same effect on humans…

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

'If everything is going well, why not', says doula on children being present at births

Why not let kids watch babies being born like Jamie Oliver did, asks birthing expert

Why not let kids watch babies being born like Jamie Oliver did?

The celebrity chef's eldest children were in the delivery room as wife Jools gave birth to the couple's fifth child this week. "If everything's going well, why not?" asks doula Bridget Baker…

Friday, July 29, 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

Maternity clinic for victims of rape: 'For the first time since the attack they've lost control of their body again', says My Body Back project

Specialist maternity clinic opens for victims of rape

Specialist maternity clinic opens for victims of rape

The service, at Barts Health NHS Trust in East London, has a range of extra antenatal support, specially trained midwives, psychologists and paediatricians…