Motherhood

Maternity leave 'not a time for redundancy'

Tory MP: Maternity leave 'not a time for redundancy'
Conservative MP Maria Miller has introduced a bill that would prevent firms from sacking women during pregnancy or six months afterwards.

The former cabinet minister told MPs that maternity leave was not a time to be going for a job interview or a time for dealing with the stress of a redundancy process.
Spina Bifida surgery: 'He's a miracle'
Doctors have repaired the spine of a baby with spina bifida while he was still inside the womb.
Giving birth in the UK vs US: What happens next?
The experiences of giving birth on either side of Atlantic can be very different.