To learn more

about pregnancy, birthing, baby and feeding

Please find here seome interesting and useful reading.  They are external links and I don't have any contact with the people involved or control over the content of their websites.

If you have any questions on this section, please contact me.


PREGNANCY AND BIRTHING


This is a publication from the NHS. You can download whichever chapter you wish. It is full of very useful information : http://www.publichealth.hscni.net/publications/pregnancy-book-0

These are also interesting sites covering pregnancy and life with a baby :

http://www.readysteadybaby.org.uk/you-and-your-pregnancy/index.aspx

http://www.nationalpartnership.org/assets/img/infographics/digital-infographic-for-women.png  ( this is a really important infogram on what hormones get into action for labour and birthing your baby)

http://magicalhour.com/aboutus.html : this is a very important start to your baby's life. I encourage you to read it . Skin to Skin is not a few moments..

https://www.helios.co.uk/ : this is a great pharmacy from the UK who ship to France, they do birthing kits.  Talk to me before you order as I get them in groups which make it cheaper.

http://maternityathome.com/ : this is an interesting site going from pregnancy to infancy written by a Paedritic doctor.

http://knocked-upfitness.com/ : this site was suggested to me from a Mum as we could all do with keeping fit I thought it was good to share.

http://fittobepregnant.com/2013/06/27/50-healthy-meal-ideas-for-pregnancy-and-beyond/ : this again was suggested to me, love this lady's recipies.

http://www.annabelkarmel.com/recipes/pregnancy-recipes/ : I was trilled to be reminded of this lady, she saved my life when my boys were eating but I do ask you to read about baby led so

https://tout-simple.com/ : this is written by a Mum living in Paris. She also does catering for new parents,  understanding the big importance on good nutrution for recovering, and the fourth trimester.

https://birthing4blokes.com/  : this is for the Fathers, when you just need to hear a blokes side of things. This is a british midwifes site, father of 4 I think.

BABY

http://www.unicef.org.uk/documents/baby_friendly/leaflets/caringatnight_web.pdf

http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/pregnancy-and-baby/pages/your-baby-after-birth.aspx#close

http://newbornbloodspot.screening.nhs.uk/faqs

http://www.hse.ie/eng/health/child/vitaminD/

http://www.hse.ie/eng/services/publications/Children/cfyb0-6.pdf

https://www.basisonline.org.uk/ : this is a researcher from Durham University, UK - a MUST read site for keeping your baby safe while sleeping .

https://www.rie.org/ : this is an interesting infant/child education site

http://www.janetlansbury.com/ : this site was shared by a Mum, great advice.

https://www.bliss.org.uk/ : great site when you are struggling with a preterm or sick baby. Thank you Susan Smith www.mymagicstar.com for sharing this.

https://tout-simple.com/ : this is a great blog on family living generally but also in Paris.

http://www.cheekywipes.com/ : have to share this, the mums I see using these love them.

https://www.haakaa.co.nz/collections/sale : I am just a softie for NZ stuff but their pump looks interesting.

BABY FEEDING

https://www.breastfeeding.ie/Thinking-about/

http://kellymom.com

http://www.asklenore.info/

http://www.info-allaitement.org/

http://www.lowmilksupply.org/

http://www.nancymohrbacher.com/multimedia/  : scroll down for the infograms on breast capacity in English, French and other languages

http://www.annabelkarmel.com/recipes/pregnancy-recipes/ : I was trilled to be reminded of this lady, she saved my life when my boys were starting to eat family foods but I do ask you to read about baby led solids.

http://www.babyledweaning.com/

https://www.breastfeedingaversion.com/ : a wonderful Lady has started this platform to make awareness of this issue for nursing Mums. Read and don't be afraid of what you are experiencing.

http://www.morethanreflexes.org/ : this is a really interesting site on newborn babies learning through pratice and how it can be derailed.