"Matt and I felt overwhelmed when we got the diagnosis. Even the doctor who called us didn't know that much information. When we were in the room asking all the doctors by Skype how bad her SCT was, they did seem worried about how large it was. … [Read more...] about Baby born with tumour bigger than her now thriving after parents refuse abortion
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“With Soirise's funeral, her headstone is not included in the funding, so I don’t want to leave her where she’s got no identity, so to speak.” … [Read more...] about Heartbroken mum loses third daughter to same cruel condition as baby dies in her arms
The Hann family, from Dundee, Scotland, get through 50 pints of milk and 21 loaves of bread a week to feed their 13 kids. … [Read more...] about UK’s ‘baby-machines’ who gave birth to at least 20 kids with youngest mum just 34
Reaction to the royal baby's birth, as it happened Royal Family tree and line of succession Privacy, publicity and the royal baby In Pictures: A look back at Meghan's pregnancy Profile: Duchess of Sussex Speaking after the birth, Harry said the child had been "a little overdue" and that he planned to make another announcement in two days' time "so everyone can see the baby". … [Read more...] about Royal baby: Meghan gives birth to boy, Harry announces
Batzofin is in her 60s; she has spent her entire working life in the fertility field, and several generations of babies have been conceived under her watch. “The field has changed dramatically, but the one thing that has not changed is the desire to procreate, in one way or another, the desire to have some piece of yourself, in whatever way it is,” she says. Sometimes that desire to have some piece of yourself can stretch ethical limits in mind-boggling ways. Last year, it emerged that her boss had helped a wealthy British couple create a grandchild using sperm extracted from their 26-year-old son three days after he was killed in a motorcycle accident. The man had been single at the time; he never gave consent for the procedure when he was alive, making it illegal under English law. Smotrich used a donor and a surrogate, and gender selection to ensure the baby born was a boy. “The English couple lost their son under the most tragic of circumstances. They desperately … [Read more...] about ‘Having a child doesn’t fit into these women’s schedule’: is this the future of surrogacy?