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Epidurals for Pain Relief in Labour: Everything you Need to Know

Dr Chiara Hunt and Marina Fogle, founders of The Parent Hood podcast and The Bump Class, explain everything you need to know about epidurals and how the pain relief works during labour. You've probably heard...
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Anna Williamson Opens up About Second Pregnancy Fears

Author and presenter, Anna Williamson, talks us through her second pregnancy and her fears following postnatal trauma. Anna Williamson has certainly never shied away from speaking openly and honesty about her pregnancy journey. Life Coach,...
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Everything you Need to Know About Having a Water Birth

Everything you need to know before taking the plunge with a water birth. As an expectant mother, you may find yourself constantly asked about your birth plan. If you haven't already made your decision, it...
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Here’s Why More Women are Choosing Hypnobirthing

SPONSORED CONTENT Hypnobirthing empowers women to have the positive birth they want and deserve. The 21stof March saw the first ever ‘World Hypnobirthing Day’ takes place, a testament to how much this incredible approach to childbirth...
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Getting Ready for Your Baby’s Arrival: Essential Checklist

Finding out that you are pregnant is a life-changing moment for you and your partner but how can you make sure you're ready for your baby's arrival? Following the initial excitement, you may find that...
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How hypnobirthing techniques can help during labour

Teresa Walsh, midwife at The Portland Hospital explains how hypnobirthing techniques can help you manage your labour more effectively... Childbirth is renowned for being a painful and often stressful experience. It’ll therefore come as no...

Birth plans: The unpredictability of giving birth

While most of us have a birth plan in place, Louisa van den Bergh of Lulubaby guides you through the unpredictability of giving birth... Even though are a huge topic, and undoubtedly the big moment...
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You can now use your placenta to plant a tree

There’s so much you can do with your placenta these days – from smoothies to pills, skincare and even Christmas decorations. And now, thanks to a clever innovation, you can use it to plant...

This has Been Voted the Best Song to Give Birth To

What is the best song to give birth to? Elton John's 'The Circle of Life' has been voted the best song to give birth to, according to a study done by baby and toddler brand...
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WHO childbirth guideline: What you need to know

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has issued a new childbirth guideline. It establishes global care standards for healthy pregnant women and reduces unnecessary medical interventions. Chantelle Bacchus from Bolt Burdon Kemp explains what this new...