In keeping with our latest sharing of positive birth stories from the ‘Corona Era’, today’s offering comes from Zoey who wanted to share some hope and positivity with other mums and families expecting their babies during this potentially frightening time,
Coronavirus (COVID-19) is undeniably shaping families’ options and experiences during pregnancy and birth. With restrictions being placed on who can and can’t be present with them during labour, or who can visit, where and (in some circumstances) when they can
TRACEY | HOSPITAL WATER BIRTH “BEST EXPERIENCE I COULD HAVE ASKED FOR” I woke up with back ache at around 7am, and my husband had already left for work. It was bearable at this point, so managed to doze until around 8:30am. I got up and rang my mum as I was
It’s impossible to do this job and not form incredible bonds with the people that you work with. Your colleagues see you through everything (and I mean EVERYTHING)!
RCOG released new guidance over the weekend for pregnant health care workers. Until now there had been confusion over whether or not pregnant members of staff should be at work, practicing social distancing [and what that meant in the workplace], and the type of roles they
I am going to share the beautiful story of one of my amazing colleagues, Sam, and her natural birth of her gorgeous twins girls. I feel it is the perfect sentiment and exactly the message I wish to share with you all on Mother's Day, so enjoy....
The Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (RCOG), The Royal College of Midwives (RCM) and The Royal College of Pediatrics & Child Health (RCPCH) are working together to provide reassurance to pregnant women and those who care for them. Having been at work
International Women’s Day marked the initial launch of my Birth Stories series, where each week as promised, I’ll be sharing a new story birth. This week is the turn of Samantha, who shares her honest and brave account of her incredible home birth and her
What better way to celebrate INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY than by sharing inspiring birth stories from amazing women around the globe. Birth is phenomenal, no matter how or where it unfolds. As no two are the same, each and every birth story is valid, important and
“Parents and families are at the heart of raising the next generation, and that is why I felt so passionate about listening to them".