Your little bundle that seemed so helpless is suddenly becoming more independent. Here’s what they might be doing and how you can help them along the way.
Tagged with: Everyday care
You may feel nervous about giving your baby a bath to begin with so you might want to try topping and tailing them. This is a way of washing your little one without putting them in the bath. In this article we guide you step-by-step through how to top…
Tagged with: 0-3 months, afterpains, breastfeeding, breastfeeding support, colostrum, milk coming in, stomach pain when breastfeeding, 3-6 months, Early days
Seeing your breasts change during pregnancy is probably making you curious about what is happening now and what happens later to allow breastfeeding. This article explains how you’ll produce breastmilk, what colostrum is and how your breastmilk adapts…
Tagged with: After your baby is born
Without doubt, the weeks after you have a baby can feel surreal and overwhelming. Here are some way to make coping with a newborn a lot easier.
Is it safe to drink alcohol in pregnancy? We discuss government guidelines and the risks of drinking while pregnant.
If you’ve not done a test yet but you suspect you could be pregnant, here are the signs that could spill the beans…
You will be offered various antenatal screening and diagnostic tests during pregnancy. Find out what they can reveal about your health and the health of your baby here.
Tagged with: Water birth
What’s the best way to arrange to use a birthing pool in labour? Read for more information on water birth and organising to use or hire a birth pool.
Tagged with: Other types of birth
Some women might need assistance for a safe birth. Here we explain what an assisted birth is, reasons for needing ventouse or forceps, what happens and how you might feel