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A Belfast woman tells why she thinks resusable nappies are best
A Belfast mother of three on why she thinks reusable nappies are best, as Belfast City Council encourages their use.
How much does it cost to rear a child in disposable nappies?
How many nappies does a child go through before potty training and how much does it cost?
Surrogate mother: 'I gave birth but it's not my baby'
Canadian Marissa Muzzell gave birth to a baby girl as a surrogate mother.
Surrogates with baby and intended parents

Valeria Perasso

World Service social affairs reporter

Canada has become a hot destination for parents-to-be looking for 'altruistic surrogates' - women who give birth to babies they are not genetically related to and only charge expenses.

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