FOLKESTONE 10K COASTAL RUN 26TH MAY 2024

Our ‘Everglow’ runners will be taking part in the Folkestone Costal 10k on the 26th May, to raise funds for a mother and baby respite home.
Our aim is to help prevent birth trauma, perinatal mental illness and suicide.

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Runners

1. AFTER 5 YEARS OF CAMPAIGNING, FINALLY, THE MHRA ARE ACTING!!!!!!!
Prozac one of 30 antidepressants probed by UK watchdog over links to suicide
Exclusive: The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency is to look at the effectiveness of side-effect warnings in relation to the most commonly prescribed antidepressants on the UK market.

Prozac one of 30 antidepressants

2. ‘Threadbare’ NHS maternity care will lead to tragic consequences, health experts warn
Exclusive: Donna Ockenden, who led a damning review of maternity care failings at Shrewsbury, described the support available as a ‘house of cards’ as she urged the government to improve provision for women.

‘Threadbare’ NHS maternity care will lead to tragic consequences, health experts warn

3. ‘MATERNAL MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS NHS
Woman reveals ‘catastrophic shock’ of daughter’s suicide months after giving birth
As suicide continues to be the leading cause of death for mothers in the year after they give birth, one woman retells the harrowing story of losing her daughter in 2017.

‘Woman reveals ‘catastrophic shock’ of daughter’s suicide months after giving birth

4. Birth Trauma Inquiry, co-led by Canterbury MP Rosie Duffield, uncovers ‘harrowing’ stories from parents on maternity services

‘Birth Trauma Inquiry, co-led by Canterbury MP Rosie Duffield, uncovers ‘harrowing’ stories from parents on maternity services

5. LISTEN TO MUMS: ENDING THE POSTCODE LOTTERY ON PERINATAL CARE – A REPORT BY THE ALL-PARTY PARLIAMENTARY GROUP ON BIRTH TRAUMA

HE RECOMMENDATIONS MADE FOLLOWING THIS INQUIRY- GREAT STRIDES IN PREVENTION OF BIRTH TRAUMA

All Party Parliamentary Group on Birth Trauma (APPG) findings below: instigated by MP Theo Clarke. see National Maternity Improvement Strategy and New Maternity Commissioner, and National InsTistute for Health and Care. Lots of ideas but would like to know in practical hands on terms how they will be implemented.

What Do You Think ?

https://www.hja.net/expert-comments/opinion/medical-negligence/listen-to-mums-ending-the-postcode-lottery-on-perinatal-care-a-report-by-the-all-party-parliamentary-group-on-birth-trauma/?fbclid=IwZXh0bgNhZW0CMTAAAR3HCqUZ2SmsNRrNVQUJ8rFKj3UjdIPdQghrPRDqWO_CpG3UgIboKiIBuRk_aem_AeFQwk0_8_GezhdqYua4MCgrhdWXe6hpaH0jBje5mLwwZwSfx-368AHqtNd7h1IarobmRUBfNNXauOa6KTawnduD

6. ‘Horrendous birth experience left me needing therapy’

‘'Horrendous birth experience left me needing therapy'