Support for 'risk' pregnancies

Women at risk of miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy should be given more support and information, according to the health watchdog. A report by NICE says medical staff should be given specific training.

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'Conveyor belt' system for miscarrying women

Julie Orford, who has had two miscarriages, described the treatment she received on the NHS:

It felt very much like a conveyor belt. I found it quite insensitive. I was given a cup of tea and leaflet, and just left. We just had bays of women crying. We could hear them crying behind their curtains. Nobody really spoke to you in a sensitive manner and there was no information at all.

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