In response to an independent review of maternity services across Cumbria and North Lancashire, Mary Newburn, NCT said:
An article by Margaret McCartney published in the BMJ reveals that trusted organisations are profiting by selling on personal data of women and new parents for commercial interest and promotions, such as Bounty packs.
The results of the Birthplace in England study by Oxford University’s National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit (NPEU) were published on 25 November. The Birthplace study was carried out at Oxford University and led by co-investigators from Oxford, UCL (...
In response to a new Danish study, published in BJOG on proactive labour induction practice, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT said:
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In response to research published in the BMJ which found that pregnant women are more likely to quit smoking if financial rewards are offered as part of a treatment plan, Rosemary Dodds, Senior Policy Adviser, NCT, says:
In response to the BMJ 'Association Between Day of Delivery and Obstetric Outcomes' study, NCT Head of Research, Dr Sarah McMullen, said:
In response to the announcement on maternal mental health funding in the Budget, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser at NCT said:
In response to CBI's Best Foot Forward report, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser at NCT said:
On 6 March 2013, The Family and Parenting Institute and Daycare Trust released the Childcare Costs Survey
On 19 March the Government announced a new scheme for tax-free childcare for working families.
In response to the CQC Maternity Survey 2015 senior policy adviser, NCT, Elizabeth Duff, said:
On 13 March 2013, the Department of Health published the results from the Diet and Nutrition Survey of Infants and Young Children (DNSIYC) 2011.
The Duchess of Cambridge is being treated in hospital for a very severe form of morning sickness called hyperemesis gravidarum.
In response to the announcement from the Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg on 25 September 2012 that early education and childcare providers are to receive £100m to help them meet a growing demand for places, Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser for NCT...
On Thursday 4 April the Department of Health announced the expansion of the Family Nurse Partnership programme, which offers one-to-one support for disadvantaged families.
On November 13 2012, the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg announced plans to extend flexible working rights to all employees and introduce shared parental leave.
FSID has today relaunched as the Lullaby Trust.
Growing Up in Scotland is a large-scale longitudinal research project aimed at tracking the lives of several cohorts of Scottish children from the early years, through childhood and beyond. The report provides a detailed insight into the first set of...
On 27 February, The Health and Social Care Committee reported the findings of its inquiry into stillbirths in Wales. Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser of parent charity NCT said: “We welcomed the Health and Social Care Committee’s inquiry into...