Dumped babies in SA reaching alarming levels

File: Stats SA has revealed the most popular names for last year. 

File: These shocking revelations come as mothers across the world commemorate Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month.

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JOHANNESBURG - The number of babies found dumped across the country is reaching worrying levels.

ER24 says its paramedics found at least seven babies in plastic bags and dustbins in the last week alone.

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NGO Door of Hope says they've seen an increase in the number of babies coming through their baby box.

These shocking revelations come as mothers across the world commemorate Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month.

eNCA spoke to Door of Hope Director, Nadene Grabham