Pregnancy

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She sued for pregnancy discrimination. Now she’s battling Google’s army of lawyers
Chelsey Glasson alleged she had been discriminated against while pregnant and had witnessed others being treated similarly

Kari Paul

09, Apr, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Contraception blood-clot risk: ‘public need better access to advice’
Health experts in UK say risk remains low, as social media debates shift from AstraZeneca jab to hormonal contraceptives

Nicola Davis Science correspondent

09, Apr, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Plea to ease Covid maternity rules as women continue to get bad news alone
But Not Maternity Alliance says postcode lottery remains despite guidance issued in December

Alexandra Topping

04, Apr, 2021 @1:25 PM

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Experience: I carried a twin in each of my wombs
The medical staff had never seen anything like it. They told us the chances were one in 50 million

Kelly Fairhurst

02, Apr, 2021 @9:00 AM

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I teach how to share news in medical school. My own unexpected pregnancy made it personal
As it turned out that the pregnancy was ectopic, my doctor’s tone shifted from joyful to empathetic

Sarah White

19, Mar, 2021 @7:00 PM

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War and peace both need art funding | Brief letters
Test and trace | Art | Signs of spring | Lecterns | Twins

Letters

12, Mar, 2021 @4:32 PM

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Medieval women 'put faith in birth girdles' to protect them during childbirth
New findings cement idea that ritual and religion was invoked using talismans to soothe nerves

Natalie Grover

10, Mar, 2021 @12:01 AM

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We read books to my daughter from birth, which enriched all our lives
A difficult pregnancy meant the only item I dared buy for my unborn child was a book. When she arrived we read it to her every day

Donna Ferguson

06, Mar, 2021 @4:00 PM

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‘Mothers are livid. We’ve had enough!’ The pregnant women being forced out of the workplace
Joeli Brearley, founder of the charity Pregnant Then Screwed, says the pandemic has caused a surge of discrimination against pregnant women and mothers at work. She explains what needs to be done to fight back

Emine Saner

02, Mar, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Three families, one sperm donor: the day we met our daughter’s sisters
Every year, thousands of British children are conceived with the help of donor sperm. But few ever meet their siblings...

Kate Burt

27, Feb, 2021 @6:00 AM

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For those who want children, Covid has intensified the 'panic years' | Nell Frizzell
The pandemic has put everyone’s life out of sync but for some in their 30s, the turmoil has added complications, says Nell Frizzell, author of The Panic Years

Nell Frizzell

24, Feb, 2021 @9:00 AM

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I'm so thankful for my daughter but I wish someone had prepared me for the physical toll of childbirth | Elicia O'Reilly
I wonder how the early days with my baby might have been different if I’d had a better understanding of what to expect from my own body

Elicia O’Reilly

23, Feb, 2021 @9:00 PM

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