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The Pro-Death Movement, Eagle Eye

The Pro-Death Movement

I was hoping to write something lighthearted today, but no such luck. A friend sent me a link to this piece on the ultra-right US website Newsbusters, and it’s made me so incandescently angry I have to write it out of my system.
I’d like to start by saying that the grief being expressed by the [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Friday, 14 February 2014 at 5:56 pm

Pregnancy: The leading cause of death for teenage girls in the developing world, Health

Pregnancy: The leading cause of death for teenage girls in the developing world

The family planning world is meeting in London this week to make one straightforward request – give 120 million women in the world’s poorest countries access to contraception. Their reasoning is basic: ‘It’s mortality, stupid’.

By | Health, Notebook, Opinion | Tuesday, 10 July 2012 at 2:00 am

Every mother with their own named midwife? Sounds like an empty promise, Health

Every mother with their own named midwife? Sounds like an empty promise

Andrew Lansley’s announcement that pregnant women being cared for under the NHS will be provided with a ‘named’ midwife, seems thoroughly unrealistic.

By | Health, Notebook, Opinion | Thursday, 17 May 2012 at 5:30 pm

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