You may feel nervous about giving your baby a bath to begin with so you could try washing them by topping and tailing them. Here's a guide on how to do it.
Tagged with: 0-3 months, afterpains, breastfeeding, breastfeeding support, colostrum, milk coming in, Starting to breastfeed, stomach pain when breastfeeding, 3-6 months, Early days
Curious about what's happening to allow breastfeeding? This article explains how you’ll produce breastmilk and how your breastmilk adapts and changes.
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.
NCT staff member and single parent-to-be, Agota, takes us through her NCT Signature Antenatal course, and her experiences leading up to the birth of her baby. Facing challenges like gestational diabetes, getting a seat on busy trains in rush hour and…
Everyone wants to do the best by their baby, but it can be difficult to know what’s safe or not when it comes to alcohol. We look at what’s recommended.
If you’ve not done a test yet but you suspect you could be pregnant, here are the signs that could spill the beans…
Tagged with: First trimester, Healthy pregnancy, Perinatal mental health, Second trimester, How you might be feeling, Third trimester
While postnatal depression is becoming more talked about, its pregnancy equivalent can be dangerous but is still relatively unknown. Here’s an overview.
Tagged with: First trimester, Healthy pregnancy, Second trimester, Tests, scans and antenatal checks
Antenatal screening and diagnostic tests can detect pregnancy complications and foetal anomalies. Find out here what you and your baby may be tested for.
Almost everyone does it and hardly anyone talks about it. Here we look at why new parents argue and how you might diffuse those moments of tension.