MPs to debate 'silent killer' in Baby Loss Awareness Week
Stillbirth, miscarriage and other forms of baby loss are to be debated in the House of Commons for the first time later.
Conservative MP Antoinette Sandbach, who lost her five-day-old son Sam in 2009, will open the session after describing baby loss as a "silent killer" which has been "brushed under the carpet".
The member for Eddisbury said the stillbirth rate in Britain is "really poor" when compared with other countries, particularly in the European Union.
"This is an area in which I hope we can achieve real change and which has touched many families'... read more
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