Tag Archives: Diagnosis

Mother sues hospital for missed Down syndrome diagnosis and claims she would have aborted

The mother of a child with Down syndrome is suing the British National Health Service, alleging the health system failed to test her child for the condition before birth. Edyta Mordel, 33, claims her doctors did not perform a prenatal screening for Down syndrome, despite her desire for one. Mordel, who is from Poland, says… Read More »

'I was told I had cancer months before our wedding – primary school teacher (51) thought she had a food intolerance before diagnosis

Elizabeth Morgan at her home in Rathfarnham, Dublin. Photo: Caroline Quinn ‘I was told I had cancer months before our wedding – primary school teacher (51) thought she had a food intolerance before diagnosis Independent.ie Today is World Cancer Day – an international day to raise awareness of cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection,… Read More »