Health: Feeling good during pregnancy

Louisa van den Bergh of Lulubaby on how to maintain a healthy and happy pregnancy

Your pelvic floor explained

Crucial in so many ways, but often misunderstood. Kate Freud talks us through the key facts Particularly after childbirth, the pelvic floor is something that most women agree weighs heavily on their conscience – it’s...

Rickets: on the increase

Although a term that’s familiar to us, there’s still a world of unknown that surrounds rickets. Claudia MacCurvin explores the condition and how it became apparent to her everyday life. ntil recently, when I...

Caring for your baby’s teeth

Susannah Warren talks to health experts to get the lowdown on caring for your baby's teeth and oral health A tooth! It’s one of the biggest milestones in the first months of your baby’s life....

Raising awareness of stillbirths

After suffering tragic complications in her own pregnancy, Marina Fogle reveals the work that is going on behind the scenes to raise awareness of stillbirths "What doesn’t kill us makes us stronger” observed the German...

Nutrition unwrapped

What you eat while pregnant can positively influence your baby’s future health Of course, you want to eat healthily and keep yourself well, but sometimes, you can’t resist a little bit of what you fancy. Those...
gestational diabetes

What you need to know about gestational diabetes

Dr Karen Joash, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at The Portland Hospital, explains everything you need to know about gestational diabetes Gestational diabetes is when women develop a form of diabetes when they’re pregnant. While this...

Twin to Twin

Twin pregnancies are generally well managed and result in two healthy babies. However, in a small minority of cases a potentially fatal complication called Twin to Twin Transfusion (TTTS) arises. The gel feels cold on...

Concerns and coping in pregnancy

While working with expectant couples I ask them to write down what their concerns or pressing questions are. As you can imagine there are quite a few different questions that I get asked but...

Sleep Deprivation

Sleep can become an intense preoccupation for parents