Tag Archives: pregnancy

The last female taboo

Abortion is still a taboo subject for women to deal with. Photo: Anneka James

The practice of abortion has existed for thousands of years, but today the issue still divides opinion. Sophie Card reports.

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Elective egg freezing extends fertility

Women can put off having children until later in life. |Photo: Anneka James

Stephanie Bolton takes a look at the new trend emerging among women who are freezing their eggs so they can delay having children.

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Two abortions at 19: time for sex education reforms?

Has sexual education been failing us? Alex Colman tries to untangle the situation and finds out about Holly, who had two abortions by the time she was 19, and why England has the highest teenage pregnancy rate in Europe.

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Student mum pulls through

Student Laura Hill became pregnant half way through her university course in Lincoln but has managed to get through as a student mum.

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