Couple forced to keep baby's remains in their fridge in NHS bungle

5/30/2022 3:15:00 PM

Couple forced to keep baby's remains in a tupperware tub in their fridge after NHS bungle

Couple forced to keep baby's remains in a tupperware tub in their fridge after NHS bungle

Expectant parents Laura and Lawrence Brody said they felt like they had been 'tipped into hell' as they were sent home in a taxi from University Hospital Lewisham with their son's remains in a plastic box.

Laura was four months pregnant when she was told her baby son had died.Laura was four months pregnant when she was told her baby son had died., bringing the total number identified since May 7 up to 101 in England and 106 in the UK.Staff and resources were recently diverted towards researching Covid vaccines.

She and her husband Lawrence had to wait at home for a hospital bed to be free.While waiting for two days, Laura painfully gave birth to the dead baby at home.While waiting for two days, Laura painfully gave birth to the dead baby at home.They then rushed to A&E with their son's body, but medics refused to take him.NHS 111 has been swamped with calls from people concerned they may have monkeypox (Picture: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) The ‘majority of cases’ identified in the UK so far have been among men who are gay, bisexual or who have sex with men.NHS guidance says medics should take baby remains for 'sensitive storage'.NHS guidance says medics should take baby remains for 'sensitive storage'.Instead couple were forced to take their son home and store him in their fridge.About £1bn of Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) money is spent funding medical research each year through the National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR), which also supports those running clinical trials by providing additional staff, such as nurses, facilities and equipment.

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Couple forced to keep baby's remains in their fridge in NHS bungleExpectant parents Laura and Lawrence Brody said they felt like they had been 'tipped into hell' as they were sent home in a taxi from University Hospital Lewisham with their son's remains in a plastic box. Horrific. Shame on University Hospital Lewisham & LG_NHS.

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