Category Archives: Pregnancy

Safer Sleep for Mums-to-be

Recently Tommy’s, aby charity, released the results of a very interesting study- the findings of which have concluded that there is a link between women sleeping on their backs during the third trimester of pregnancy and stillbirth. The study has prompted the charity to launch the #SleepOnSide campaign to raise awareness and help to educate mums-to-be on…

Guest Post: What Do Babies Learn During Pregnancy?

With er fascinating guest post from Marie at MLM Maternity, this week we’re looking at what your baby learns during pregnancy.  Early on in my Midwifery training, I was surprised to learn just how rich a learning environment your womb provides for your baby throughout pregnancy. Your baby’s health and wellbeing throughout life is crucially…

What you really need to pack in your hospital bag

Today ve a guest post from Marie at MLMaternity… Marie says, There’s so much conflicting information from the internet, commercial companies and even sometimes amongst health care professionals. I thought you might find it useful to have some clarity on what to pack in your hospital bag and why. You should have you bag ready…