Birth trauma findings spark calls for better support

By Rachael Ward
Updated July 16 2023 - 6:03am, first published 6:00am
Amy Dawes is among the 44 per cent of mothers who reported living with a physical injury from birth. (PR HANDOUT IMAGE PHOTO)
Amy Dawes is among the 44 per cent of mothers who reported living with a physical injury from birth. (PR HANDOUT IMAGE PHOTO)

One in three Australian mothers say giving birth is traumatic, prompting calls for a national inquiry and better education for parents and clinicians.

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