Baby

Are you having a boy or a girl? Take our quiz to find out

Can't wait to find out whether you're having a boy or a girl? Take this quiz to find out the gender of your baby... (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s);if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='https://embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); Regardless of what our quiz tells you – don’t take...
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How to have a healthy pregnancy if you’re an older woman

Our healthcare professionals answer your questions about pregnancy, birth and beyond. This time, Dr Katharina Schramm looks at pregnancy in older women I turn 40 next month and I've just found out I'm eight weeks...
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10 things your midwife wants you to know

Lucy Coe, lead midwife for Midwifery Led Care at The Kensington Wing, offers her top tips on preparing for pregnancy and labour... 1. Antenatal education is key It is very important to educate yourself during your...

What to expect in your third trimester

Your pregnancy journey is coming to an end – here’s what is going on with you What's happening with you during the third trimester? Hooray! It’s the final stretch. Some mothers are ready to see the...
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Harmony Test: Where to go in London

What is the Harmony Test and where can I have one London? We answer all your questions The first scan available on the NHS is the nuchal translucency (NT) scan, which when combined with a...

Your baby during the third trimester

Your pregnancy journey is coming to an end – here’s what is going on with your baby What’s happening with your baby during the third trimester? A lot changes during this last trimester; by 27 weeks...
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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...

What to expect in your second trimester

You’re now into your second trimester – here’s what is going on with you What’s happening with you during the second trimester? This is generally when that lovely pregnancy glow kicks in. Any morning sickness you’ve...

How to handle being pregnant over the Christmas period

Louisa van den Bergh of Lulubaby offers her top tips for celebrating the festive season while pregnant.
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How does your hair change during pregnancy?

What happens to your hair during pregnancy? We asked the team at wigs.com for their expert advice on your hair when pregnant... Will my hair get thicker when I get pregnant? Many women notice that their hair...