Midwives call women in labour ‘Asian princesses’ amid ‘hostile’ environment fears

Habib Naqvi

Source: Neil O'Connor

The NHS Race and Health Observatory has raised fundamental concerns about racism towards maternity patients after several cases have come to light in recent months, including midwives branding patients “Asian princesses”.

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