Don’t call pregnant patients ‘mothers’: Dr’s banned from using the word over fears it will upset those who are transgender


  • Official guidelines issued by the British Medical Association says mothers-to-be-should be referred to as ‘pregnant people’
  • The move aims to avoid offending and alienating transgender parents
  • The advice came in a 14-page booklet titled A Guide To Effective Communication: Inclusive Language In The Workplace

NHS doctors have been told not to call pregnant women ‘expectant mothers’ because it might offend transgender people, The Mail on Sunday can reveal.… Read More