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Navigating the spaghetti junction maternity system

Navigating the maternity system can be a daunting experience. If you go to one trust there may be consultant midwives to help you achieve the birth you want and to have regular contacts with antenatally to discuss the right plan for you if it falls ‘outside of the guidelines’. At other trusts and hospitals these … Continue reading Navigating the spaghetti junction maternity system

Omega 3 and Probiotic use in pregnancy

Research round up september 2018 I have always enjoyed being up to date and providing evidenced based information for parents to be. A large part of taking back control with hypnobirthing is having the knowledge base to underpin your decisions within pregnancy and birth. This year alone I have written several research round up's for … Continue reading Omega 3 and Probiotic use in pregnancy

Should Dad’s be allowed to catch their babies?Your Birth, Your way #Hypnobirthing #Bumpstobabbas

So this month has been incredibly busy for me from moving house to preparing the nursery. But the biggest achievement for me personally was getting published in this month’s MIDIRS for a subject I feel highly passionate about.   As a hypnobirthing teacher I believe that parents should have the best possible birth, their way … Continue reading Should Dad’s be allowed to catch their babies?Your Birth, Your way #Hypnobirthing #Bumpstobabbas

The Loneliness and excitement of early pregnancy

The first symptoms of pregnancy are completely exciting. They fill you with this reassurance of hope that things are going well – that you really are pregnant and that peeing on a stick and having a positive result means nothing in comparison. But as time goes on, the pregnancy symptoms can make you feel like … Continue reading The Loneliness and excitement of early pregnancy