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Author: Emma Wheeler

Back to Basics: Your pregnancy symptoms timeline

We all know that during 40 weeks of pregnancy a woman’s body undergoes lots of changes. While some of these are pretty noticeable (hello bump!), others like pregnancy symptoms and foetal developments are invisible to the eye. To explain exactly what’s going on below the surface, fertility specialist Dr. Vicente Serra, Director of the Maternal-fetal Medicine Unit at IVI Valencia has answered some of the most common questions women ask throughout their pregnancy journeys. MONTH 1: HOW TO INDENTIFY EARLY SIGNS OF PREGNANCY Very early pregnancy is a period when lots of vital changes are taking place, but many...

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Toys R Us offer autism friendly quiet shopping hour

Toys R Us branches across the UK will be holding a quiet shopping hour to help children and adults with autism and other special needs. Back in May, a Manchester branch of supermarket giant Asda introduced a similar quiet hour to provide a more peaceful shopping environment for customers prone to over-stimulation. Toys R Us said: “On the morning of Sunday 6th November, we will be opening our stores with altered conditions within the stores, to offer families affected by autism and additional needs a calm environment to fully enjoy browsing and discovering Christmas gift ideas. “To ensure a...

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Breastfeeding Support in Kent

Find breastfeeding support in Kent on our comprehensive directory. Discover breastfeeding support groups near you. Get nursing advice and meeting other mums and babies. Breastfeeding Support in Kent   Breastfeeding Peer Support The Salvation Army, Union Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1ED Are you a mum to be and wondering about whether you should breastfeed? Or are you a breastfeeding mum needing some support? Our free breast-feeding group provides an opportunity for pregnant and breast-feeding mums to receive expert support, come and see us at the Salvation Army Centre for our drop-in group providing feeding information and support. 03000 417770 [email protected]   Brent Children’s...

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Kent Mother’s Day Events in 2017

Get ready to pamper and indulge your mum at one of these Mother’s Day events taking place in Kent. From craft activities to full days out, we’ve rounded up the best mum-friendly activities that the whole family can enjoy. Mother’s Day Events in Kent Call the Midwife Tour at The Historic Dockyard Chatham From Sat 25 March – Oct 2017, 11.00am or 2.00pm Church Ln, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TE Led by your very own ‘midwife’ this guided tour visits areas of the dockyard that have been used as locations for the popular television drama series ‘Call the Midwife’. Throughout...

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