Childbirth

  • Visible Women

    From Emma Thompson to grassroots activists: the women making waves this week

    Celebrating the women who made history and pushed for change over the last seven days.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    “Let us see the whole truth about childbirth”

    Lucy Mangan on the damaging effects of social media censorship

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    Lucy Mangan
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  • Life

    New vaginal mesh material could prevent injury in women

    "I’m delighted groups are developing these materials...the area needs more research"

    Posted by
    Emily Reynolds
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  • Visible Women

    Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 16/1/18

    Women are turned away from UK hospitals during childbirth, a Danish inventor is charged with murder of journalist Kim Wall, and more.

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    Emily Reynolds
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  • Life

    The powerful reason a photo of a new mum and her nurse is going viral

    “I'll never forget the faces of the nurses who followed me into the bathroom after delivering each baby.”

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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  • Life

    Something magical happens when you hold your lover’s hand, says study

    The touch of someone we love is a powerful thing

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
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  • Life

    Hundreds of women suing NHS over vaginal mesh implants

    The devices are supposed to help women to recover from side-effects of childbirth.

    Posted by
    Hayley Spencer
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  • Travel

    Baby on board! Woman gives birth mid-flight at 42,000ft

    And she did it all with the help of these incredible women

    Posted by
    Anna Pollitt
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  • Life

    Why this mum's water birth video has gone viral

    We're shocked

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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  • People

    Hayden Panettiere: post-partum depression is not a fake condition

    "If you think for one second that a mother wants to feel that way toward her child, you're outta your mind."

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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