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Breastfeeding and Exercise: Everything you Need to Know

Can you still exercise when you're breastfeeding? How does working out affect your breastmilk? Strong Like Mum Founder, Shakira Akabusi, talks us through the breastfeeding and exercise facts and fiction. Exercise and its effects on...
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Maternal Mental Health: Who’s Looking After Mum?

In her first column for Baby, Shakira Akabusi, founder of StrongLikeMum and mother of two, discusses postnatal wellbeing as we shine a light on Maternal Mental Health. May is the month for raising awareness of...
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Pregnancy and Postnatal Exercise: The Best Fitness Classes, Tips and Advice

With these top pregnancy and postnatal exercise classes, there’s no need for your fitness regime to take a hit when you fall pregnant. No matter your fitness level, exercise classes are a great way to...
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Mama Mio’s #BehindTheBump campaign raises awareness of maternal mental health

Launched on World Mental Health Day on 10 October, Mama Mio’s new #BehindTheBump campaign aims to raise awareness of maternal mental health Pregnancy skincare brand Mama Mio is well known for its thought-provoking campaigns – we...
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Mum bloggers unite to mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month

A team of mum bloggers and influencers have come together to mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October Laura Rutherford, a mother of two boys and the lifestyle blogger behind By Laura, has teamed up...
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Why ‘eating for two’ during pregnancy could actually harm your baby

We caught up with Dr Dawn Harper from Channel 4's Embarrassing Bodies, to find out how much you should be eating while pregnant... Is the myth about 'eating for two' when pregnant true or false? The...
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10 questions to ask your midwife during pregnancy

Liz Halliday, midwife at Private Midwives, advises on the questions you should ask when you become pregnant... How often do I need to see my midwife during pregnancy? Every woman and pregnancy is different, so some women...
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Back-to-school bugs and how to beat them

Children can catch all kinds of back-to-school bugs at this time of year. We spoke to two doctors from London Doctors Clinic about the main culprits to watch out for Symptoms of hand, foot and...
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This British runner stopped during a 106-mile race to breastfeed her baby

A British ultra runner made a pit stop to breastfeed her three-month-old son during a 43-hour endurance race... Sophie Power is a regular competitor of endurance races, but after giving birth just three months ago,...