WI and NCT Report Finds Women Unsupported and Midwives Pushed to Their Limits

Ruth Bond | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Politics
Ruth Bond

Maternity care is a journey, and all too often, there are points along the way where women are let down, left uninformed, and disempowered, and the lack of midwives lies behind this. Government directives, clinical guidance and decades of policy based around 'choice' is only worth the paper it's printed on,

Taming of the Shrewd

Lana Citron | Posted 07.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lana Citron

I don't get it. What is it with women? As a gender we seem to be our own nemesis. The rubbish we tell/sell ourselves is far more detrimental to the modern female psyche than the shit men mete out.

Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Had a Baby...

Susanna Lascelles | Posted 20.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Susanna Lascelles

At some point during the first six weeks you will wonder whether you love your baby as much as you should. You're not strange and there's nothing wrong with you for feeling like this - everyone does.

Planning a Funeral? Why Information Is Power

Poppy Mardall | Posted 20.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Poppy Mardall

One thing we all have in common: we're going to die. We won't all get married, have children or see Niagara Falls. But every single one of us will die. Yet the vast majority of us only think about death when we have to.