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
- 21:04 Education progress in Derby 'still lagging behind' but more skills...
- 21:03 Neighbours tell of shock after vehicles set on fire in Wallasey
- 21:02 Brazil team-mate lifts lid on striker's Chelsea transfer move
- 21:02 Gerard Deulofeu explains why he quit Everton
- 21:01 BREAKING: Pilot dead after plane crashes at airport
- 20:58 Everton complete midfielder transfer: Medical passed, boss speaks out
- 20:58 Ryan Mason's family 'overwhelmed' by support after Hull City...
- 20:57 Algeria crash out of the Africa Cup of Nations as Leicester City...
- 20:55 Exiled Gambian ruler accused of stealing millions of pounds
- 20:55 China closes 111 golf courses to save water and land
- 20:53 Mexico's Pena Nieto outlines goals for talks with Trump
- 20:53 Nigeria: Babies used in suicide bombings, officials warn
- 20:51 If the government loses its Supreme Court appeal what happens next?
- 20:47 'An angel was sent from above to come down and carry you': Listen...
- 20:45 Residents tell of parking 'nightmare' outside Derby primary school
- 20:45 Resident Evil 7 Reviews: The final verdict for Biohazard
- 20:44 All part of a plan: Saido Berahino joining youngest Stoke team in a...
- 20:42 Paolo Maldini reveals huge Arsenal and Chelsea transfer news
- 20:40 'It's the portal to the upside down world!' Southern California...
- 20:40 Mining, fracking and construction are increasingly triggering...
- 20:40 The mystery of New England's 1816 'year without a summer':...
- 20:40 Burst pipe hits water supplies around Craven Arms prompting repairs
- 20:38 Chelsea plot swoop on AC Milan: Blues keen on veteran
- 20:38 Star man in fitness race: He could miss huge Liverpool v...
- 20:37 Role models project is creating a mosaic of future Yorkshire talent
- 20:36 Role models project is creating a mosaic of future Yorkshire talent
- 20:36 Government accused of ‘stonewalling MPs’ over Trident as US...
- 20:34 These are the legal add-ons for Kodi - and the ones to avoid
- 20:33 Ronnie O'Sullivan vows to hunt down Stephen Hendry after seventh...
- 20:31 Restructure at Greggs puts 100 bakery jobs under threat in Lanarkshire