The landmark bill would entitle mothers and their partners to three days of paid leave after a miscarriage or stillbirth.
To mark Rainbow Baby Day, which falls on August 22 this year, Shema Tariq and Katie Bonful want to celebrate the children they’ve had after loss – but also shine a light on what it’s really like to be in this position. Their united hope is to shatter the silence that still persists surrounding baby loss.
Three mums share the reality of parenting after stillbirth or miscarriage to mark Rainbow Baby Day.
A study found high blood sugar levels and BMI are risk factors for stillbirth in pregnant women with diabetes.
"In what felt like the world’s worst circumstances, I had a lovely labour."
New proposals will give coroners power to investigate all full-term stillbirths.
After My Stillbirth I Blamed Myself – Now I Know It Could Have Been Avoided If Doctors Had Supported Me
I went to my doctor with high blood pressure but I was sent home with no advice – knowing what I know now, my baby could have been saved
Mums gave support and advice to the actress.
Almost a third of pregnant women now have their labour induced.
"Acknowledging their loss is paramount."