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Pregnancy, ultrasound

Third Trimester Ultrasound

Ultrasound is commonly used in pregnancy, with recommended scans at 12 weeks (nuchal translucency, although the option of a non-invasive prenatal testing can be an alternative) and 20weeks (morphology), dating

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bath warmth for labour

Warmth for Pain Relief in labour

Warmth for pain relief in labour Heat packs, hot water bottles, water immersion, shower, all provide warmth valuable for pain relief in labour and birth. Warmth can be provided in

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Sterile Water Injections

Sterile Water Injections Have you ever heard of these magical babies? Sting like a bee…to float like a butterfly… These dermal injections work on gateway theory – (what is gateway

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Ridley's birth

The Birth of Ridley

The Birth of Ridley The day started… As a first-time mum, I certainly wasn’t expecting to go into spontaneous labour when I was 38 weeks pregnant. Nor was I expecting

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Narcotics and Breastfeeding

Words courtesy of Willow Durrington RM The World Health Organization (WHO) (2011) recommends that infants are exclusively breastfed for the first six months of life and continue to receive breastmilk

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Moving with Kids

Moving with Kids I have been lucky and unlucky enough to move quite a bit in my adult life so far. Which is a great opportunity to meet new people,

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