There is a tendency nowadays to take life for granted and expectations are high when it comes to a successful conception, pregnancy and birth. This is only right and proper as medical developments over the past hundred years have made pregnancy and childbirth in the UK, in the 21st Century, safer than ever.
The Dragons’ Den’s unacceptable offer
It was shocking to hear a businessman offer to buy a baby girl from her poor parents in flood-stricken Pakistan this year. The well-known ‘Dragons’ Den’ celebrity, James Caan, was in Pakistan on a mission to find a stricken village to help after the dreadful flooding that devastated the region.