https://youtu.be/QJeUuCjneao When should I start packing my hospital bag? We advise you to start packing your hospital bag around 34-35 weeks of pregnancy. It’s much better to be prepared early even if you add a few items to your bags nearer to your due date. If you went into labour early, this is one less…
Pregnancy in the heat and sun can be a real test, but there are a number of things you can do to help you feel more comfortable in the heat and stay safe in the sun.
Now it’s ‘Mental Health Awareness Week’ but it’s also ‘Mental Health. Awareness Week’ in lockdown! So if you’re pregnant or a new mum, or you know somebody who’s pregnant or a new mum, I’ve got a few tips that may well help during lockdown.
Hayfever season is upon us! If you’ve got hayfever during pregnancy or breastfeeding then it can be doubly difficult.
https://youtu.be/MFnycaGizc0 What is ‘a show’?A show is a mucus plug that sits in the neck of the womb (the cervix) when you’re pregnant and is lost before you go into labour. What is ‘a sweep’?A sweep is a type of intervention performed by a midwife to encourage your body to go into labour. It involves…
Did you know that the UK has the highest number in Europe of pregnant women who continue to drink alcohol? Also older, more educated women seem to be the worst culprits!
What does my due date really mean? firstly, remember it’s an estimated due date!