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.

Five Co-Sleeping Myths Busted!

Five Co-Sleeping Myths Busted!

"We all want a good night’s sleep but when it comes to where your baby sleeps you are certain to get bombarded with advice. If you dare admit to co-sleeping you will be an especially vulnerable target. Of course, wherever your baby sleeps is your choice and as long as you provide a safe sleeping environment, it’s nobody else’s business." Find out more...

Battling the Breast Crawl

Battling the Breast Crawl

"'The thing is, you’re only a student.' These words hit me to the core and I was left speechless, angry and disjointed. But those words, they meant something. I am only a student. I can’t change the world right now, but I can make a difference. After all it only takes one person to make another feel better, right?" Find out more...

TOM Organic Nursing Pads

TOM Organic Nursing Pads

We are incredibly excited to announce the launch of our newest arrival – TOM Organic Nursing Pads. Made with pure organic cotton, our nursing pads are gentle on your sensitive skin. With no chemicals or synthetic absorbent polymers you can have peace of mind knowing there is no residue coming in contact with your baby. Find out more...

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...