Now sick babies go on death pathway: Doctor"s haunting testimony reveals how children are put on end-of-life plan

Now sick babies go on death pathway: Doctor's haunting testimony reveals how children are put on end-of-life plan Practice of withdrawing food and fluid by tube being used on young patientsDoctor admits starving and dehydrating ten babies to death in neonatal unitLiverpool Care Pathway subject of independent inquiry ordered by ministersInvestigation, including child patients, will look at whether cash payments to hospitals to hit death pathway targets have influenced doctors' decisions | UPDATED: 00:54 GMT, 29 November 2012 Sick children are being discharged from NHS hospitals to die at home or in hospices on controversial ‘death pathways’.

Two newborns die in hospital after contracting a rare killer bug which swept through neonatal unit

Two newborns die in hospital after contracting a rare killer bug which swept through neonatal unit Two babies died and five others were left fighting for their lives after contracting Serratia Marcescens bacteriaUnit was closed and has undergone a deep clean | UPDATED: 08:57 GMT, 28 September 2012 Two newborn babies have died after contracting a rare killer bug which swept through a neonatal unit.

Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia: Baby baptised at birth after life-threatening brain bleed defies odds to make full recovery

Baby baptised at birth after life-threatening brain bleed defies odds to make full recovery Logan's parents refused to have a termination despite their daughter having a greater than 50% risk of severe handicapDespite having a brain bleed Logan is hitting all the usual milestones at four monthsLogan diagnosed with Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia after aunt searched symptoms on the internet | UPDATED: 11:49 GMT, 11 July 2012 A baby was baptised at birth because doctors gave her such a low chance of survival has made a full recovery.

Five more babies monitored for deadly infection that has killed three children and left three more fighting for life

Five more babies monitored for deadly infection that has killed three children and left three more fighting for life Three babies have died and three more fighting for life after contracting the bacterial infection pseudomonas Another five babies are being monitored for an infection which killed three newborns in hospital.

Third smallest baby ever to be born and survive is now thriving after being born nearly four months early weighing just 9oz

“She”s a little miracle”: Baby born at 24 weeks weighing just 9oz becomes world”s third smallest to survive Melinda not much heavier than Coke can when she was delivered The third smallest baby ever to be born and survive is thriving, doctors say, after she entered the world almost four months before she was due. Melinda Star Guido weighed roughly the same as two iPhones when was born 16 weeks premature at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Centre on August 30

Woman with kidney failure defies doctors to have a baby despite risk to her own life

Woman with kidney failure defies doctors to have a baby despite risk to her own lifeAlison had already lost one baby at 24 weeks as a result of her kidney disorderShe spent six days a week on dialysis during her 30-week pregnancy A woman on kidney dialysis has risked her life to give birth to a healthy baby girl. Doctors usually advise women not to try for a child if they are suffering from kidney failure as only a handful of British women on dialysis have ever successfully had a child