Cathryn Hurley
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Burning of stillborn foetuses 'unacceptable and must stop'

The Chief Medical Officer for Wales is writing to all health boards to ensure they follow the latest guidance when a mother miscarries her child.

It follows claims that stillborn foetuses have been incinerated with hospital waste.

The Welsh government says the practice is unacceptable and must stop.

Some people might find details in Nick Palit's report upsetting.

  • 25 Mar 2014