Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond

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Our website is an up to date and extensive source of information on pregnancy, birth, parenting and breastfeeding. You'll be able to find lots of information on midwifery care, pre-conception care, pregnancy, birth, waterbirth, homebirth, vaginal birth after caesarean, postnatal care and breastfeeding. Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond provides private midwifery services, quality childbirth education and lactation consultations.

The Seven Exercises to Avoid During Pregnancy

The Seven Exercises to Avoid During Pregnancy

"With more women than ever choosing to stay active and fit during pregnancy, pre and post natal specialist Calum Wilson, author of “Pregnancy and Beyond! A Practical Guide to Exercising During Pregnancy”, warns that while pregnancy is a great motivation to get healthy, it is important for every mum-to-be to remember that there are certain exercises that should be avoided during this time." Find out more...

Rh Negative Blood and Pregnancy

Rh Negative Blood and Pregnancy

"As soon as your pregnancy is confirmed your midwife or doctor will recommend blood tests to determine your immunity to various illnesses, as well as your overall health, your blood type and your Rh factor. Not everybody knows what their blood type is as it generally doesn’t affect us in a day-to-day sense. However in pregnancy it becomes important, as does the knowledge of whether you are Rh positive or negative." This article by Anna Russell talks all about Rh negative blood in pregnancy. Find out more...

Preparing

Forum Feature - Preparing for Labour in the Last Weeks of Pregnancy

"You may feel a mix of emotions when you are nearing the end of your pregnancy. Excitement and a deep desire to finally meet your baby. Concern about how you will adapt to becoming a mother for the first time or how you will manage your growing family. You may be looking forward to no longer having the discomforts of the third trimester or you may worry about missing your growing bump." Join in the conversation...

How to use the Holo Lilo in pregnancy

How to use the Holo Lilo in pregnancy

All the useful information for how to use your Holo Lilo during pregnancy. Find out more...

A Labour of Love

Product Feature - A Labour of Love Two Book Package

"This book presents information in an empowering and honest way written from the eclectic experiences of Gabrielle who has worked as a Doula and independent childbirth educator for 20 years. As a mother of three children, all naturally birthed in the water, Gabrielle has a wealth of experience and knowledge which she shares in this unique book." Find the full product details here!