How to Keep Cool When Pregnant This Summer

A UK heatwave during pregnancy can be a challenge. Here's how to keep cool when pregnant in summer. With temperatures in the UK set to soar into the high 30s again, it's safe to say...
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A Guide to Antenatal Care at Home

With social distancing here to stay, we take a look at the online antenatal classes helping you keep up your antenatal care at home. Before you have your baby, it’s essential for mums-to-be to use...
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The Facts Behind Morning Sickness

Dr Penelope Law, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at The Portland Hospital, unveils the facts behind morning sickness Morning sickness can affect many women, in fact, around 70 per cent suffer from it in the first...
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10 Questions to ask your Midwife During Pregnancy

A cheat-sheet for all those questions to ask your midwife and the answers you'll want when you fall pregnant. Whether its your first pregnacy, or you've been down this road a number of times, you'll...
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What to Expect From Your Skin During Pregnancy

Everything you need to know about your skin during pregnancy, from the changes you might notice to the best products to use. You now hate mushrooms and eggs, and the smell of Persil. You haven’t...
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These Mini Post Boxes are Raising Awareness for Perinatal Mental Health

Mini post boxes are popping up across the UK to support new mums experiencing perinatal and postnatal mental health issues Keep your eyes peeled for one of these mini post boxes while you're out and...
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New Research Sparks Controversy Over Drinking Alcohol During Pregnancy

New headlines following a study into the effects of drinking during pregnancy have sparked controversy and concern among expectant mothers. If you’ve been keeping up to date with the latest news or scrolling through Twitter,...
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How Can You Look After Your Body During Pregnancy?

From your first to your third trimester, fertility expert Zita West explains how to best look after your body during pregnancy Not sure about how to approach exercise during pregnancy, or which vitamins should definitely...

How to Survive Christmas if You’re Trying to Conceive

Fertility expert Zita West tackles the tricky subject of getting through Christmas if you're trying for a baby and struggling to conceive. Christmas can be a challenging time for those who find themselves desperately wanting...
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Zika Virus: Should You Be Worried?

Learn everything you need to know about the Zika virus, who it might affect and the dangers during pregnancy. Zika is an infection that was first detected in the 1940s in Uganda. It is spread...