With such a wide range of information and advice available, The Portland Hospital Pregnancy Open day presents the perfect opportunity for expectant
mothers to get an insight into the inner workings of Britain's only fully private maternity hospital.
moms receive incentives for completing prenatal, postpartum and healthy-baby appointments.
These services have made PHCs popular with expectant
They provide 3D ultrasound imaging for expectant
moms and it is also has a store front boutique for expectant
e works of art have been painted on expectant
mothers' stomachs by Welsh actress Michelle McTernan.
mother who chooses to find out her child's sex before birth may be giving subtle clues about her views on proper gender roles, suggests a study from Ohio State University, Columbus, which found that women who choose not to learn their child's sex may be more open to new experiences and combine egalitarian views about the roles of men and women in society with conscientiousness.
Although government guidelines warn pregnant women against drinking more than four units a week - the equivalent of two glasses of wine - James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough has recorded expectant
mums drinking significantly more.
A study of 172 expectant
mothers found that women who gained excessive weight during the first half of pregnancy gave birth to heavier and longer babies with more body fat than babies of women who either did not gain as much weight or put it on later in their pregnancy.
A new and expectant
mother is a woman who is pregnant or has given birth within the previous six months (having either delivered a live child or a still-born baby after 24 weeks of pregnancy).
Are cravings a true pregnancy symptom, or more of an expectant
Some 45 per cent of expectant
mothers who currently work said they could not afford to take a full year out of their job, MoneySupermarket found.
The formation of this National Center is particularly important at this time as prenatal testing technology continues to advance, and medical providers and expectant
parents need support to understand a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome.
Cookie, on loan to Pets Corner in Jesmond Dene in Newcastle, has turned out to be an expectant
DALLAS-Compared with expectant
management, labor induction for cases involving a suspected large-for-dates fetus was associated with a threefold reduction in the risk of neonatal trauma and an improved likelihood of spontaneous vaginal birth in a randomized controlled trial involving 817 women.
The hospitals said yesterday that only the partner or one nominated visitor will be allowed for expectant
and new mothers.