All posts by Helen G

Longest labour ever Your stories

The longest labour ever

My experience with the birth of my first son was a breeze, not requiring any pain relief and only needing ventouse assistance for the final push to get him out. My second birth experience was very different, but still positive. This is how it went…

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Duchess of Cambridge Your stories

I’m due the same time as Kate

I’m often asked what it’s like having a baby due around the same time as The Duchess of Cambridge and whether I’ve shared any similar moments as she has throughout the pregnancy.

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Pregnancy and toddler Your stories

Tips for coping with pregnancy and a toddler

During first pregnancies it’s easy to have a quick nap or catch up on some sleep. But when you’re pregnant with a lively toddler? They’re not so keen when mum has a lie down! But there are ways around it…

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