Useful links and resources
Directory of topics
Abortion/unplanned pregnancy | accidental/sudden death | adoption/fostering | antenatal results | baby/child safety | bereavement/counselling | birth/homebirth | breastfeeding | childminding | contraception | cot death/SIDS | domestic violence | fertility/infertility/IVF | health & diet | meningitis | menopause | miscarriage | miscellaneous links | nappies | neonatal death | | nursery & baby | organ donation and transplantation | parenting | postnatal depression | pre-eclampsia | pregnancy & childbirth | premature birth | rape | relationship counselling/sex therapy | special interest/self-help organisations | stillbirth | twins/multiple births | tests in pregnancy | work | other resources
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Abortion & Unplanned Pregnancy
A Heartbreaking Choice
Special support group for parents who have interrupted their pregnancies
after poor prenatal diagnosis. Includes (confidential) online chat room and
access to (confidential) e-mail list so that you can share your experience
with other parents.
- poor prenatal diagnosis |
- pregnancy loss | pregnancy termination | cvs
- amniocentesis |
- abortion |
- birth defects | down's syndrome |
- trisomy 21 |
- trisomy 18 |
- Patau's syndrome |
- Edward's syndrome
British Pregnancy Advisory Service - the leading provider of abortion services in the UK, with a national network of consultation centres and clinics. They also provide emergency contraception and services for those who want to be sterilised or have a vasectomy.
Marie Stopes - the largest private provider of family planning services in Britain. A nationwide network of conveniently located centres provides a wide range of services. Link to Marie Stopes International. The organisation's mission is to ensure the individual's fundamental human right to have children by choice, not chance. twins/multiple births | Carries out abortion, as well as male and female sterilisation.
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OTHER USEFUL RESOURCES:
- 24-hour nurse-led helpline with confidential healthcare advice and
List of NHS Trusts
NetDoctor.co.uk - information on children's health & diseases
The Fetal Medicine Foundation
Harris Birthright Research Centre (originators of nuchal fold scan)