Pregnant immigrants are avoiding natal care because they’re afraid of being deported. How has the NHS come to this?

Phil Murwill, who runs a Doctors of the World clinic in east London, said: ‘We see women who are 40 weeks pregnant turning up at our clinic having received no antenatal care at all. This includes extremely vulnerable women such as survivors of trafficking and sexual violence’

http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/pregnant-immigrants-refugees-payment-passport-checks-nhs-how-a7641156.html

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