Woman turned down for adoption ‘because of pregnancy phobia’
A woman claims that she was turned down by an adoption agency because of her pregnancy phobia.
Kayleigh-Emma Shiel, 30, says she sufferes tokophobia – a fear of childbirth – so is unable to conceive a child.
Girlfriend 'stabbed boyfriend then left him to bleed to death' She and her husband, Gary, 47, applied for adoption this year with Calderdale Council.
Mrs Sheil said: ‘I feel like my heart has been ripped into a million pieces. I truly believe that my only chance to become a mum has been taken away from me.
‘It’s disgusting. Gary and I are hard-working, decent people. We own our own home... read more
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