Welcome to Pregnancy - probably the most exciting and scary time of your life! You'll find this section packed full of expert advice on the key issues of pre-conception, testing (online tests, home pregnancy tests, ultrasound), planning for the different stages of pregnancy, your health and wellbeing before, during, and after pregnancy, maternity wear, and of course planning for your birth!

A Midwife’s Tips for Finding Joy During Childbirth

The birth of a baby is a momentous, meaningful event. A special time in our lives that touches us all…


Every family has a few skeletons in a closet and adoption has long been a history of silence for many…

Am I Pregnant?

Wondering if you are pregnant? Check out our information here.

Baby Showers

All you need to know about holding a baby shower. We've got game ideas, gifts ideas and hints and tips to make your party a success.


Pregnancy is a wondrous time. Check out our information here to find out more about how your baby develops during pregnancy.

Difficult Pregnancies

Every pregnancy is different and we bring you information about some of the difficulties that happen during pregnancy.


This section covers key information about getting pregnant as well as the causes of infertility and what you can do about it.

Food and Nutrition

We cover important aspects of food and nutrition in pregnancy including food safety issues, getting the right nutrition and the use of alcohol in pregnancy.

Free online pregnancy test | Am I pregnant?

Wondering whether you’re pregnant? Our free online pregnancy test can help! While we can’t produce a virtual reality one just yet,…

Maternity Care

One of the most important relationships during your pregnancy will be with your Lead Maternity Carer (LMC). We cover the different types of LMC and how they can help you in your pregnancy.

Maternity wear

This article is full of tips for Maternity Wear – whether it’s tops, pants or underwear you’re after, for work…

Maternity wear retailers

Find great maternity wear to help you feel fabulous when you’re pregnant.

Newborn testing – reassurance about your baby’s health

There is nothing more delicious than a teeny tiny newborn baby and it can be hard to think about anything…

Pregnancy and Birth Terms Glossary

This easy to use pregnancy and birth terms glossary helps you understand terms commonly used by midwives, doctors and those…

Pregnancy due date calculator

Have you recently found out that you are pregnant? Congratulations! You’re about to embark on an amazing journey! One of…

Pregnancy Health and Well-being

Looking after your health and well-being is an essential part of being pregnant and we give you useful information on staying healthy during pregnancy.

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