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2021 has been a roller coaster of a year for The Baby Academy in which we helped over 500,000 families as they began their journey into parenthood and we can't wait to see that number grow....

Laura brings to The Baby Academy almost a decade experience as a Midwife and has experience working in all aspects of Midwifery. Laura has worked on the labour ward, postnatal ward, birth centre and in the community with young parents and vulnerable women. Laura has...

Hydration is an essential component of your health during pregnancy. Your body is adapting to pregnancy, where among the huge range of changes occurring...

Mums are in the spotlight after pregnancy, and rightly so. But their partners need love and support too...

Lauren started her midwifery journey in 2008 and has worked in all areas of midwifery. She is a registered midwife, International Board Certified...

Packing correctly for your baby benefits both you and your baby. In this blog, I will discuss the travel essentials you need when traveling on a plane with a newborn up to 12 months of age....

Flathead syndrome is also known as plagiocephaly. Baby’s heads are extremely soft so anything that applies pressure to the skull has the ability to mold....

Clogged milk ducts are blockages of the ducts that carry milk to the nipple while you breastfeed. They are hard, sensitive, and sometimes painful lumps that emerge in your breast and tend to cause redness on the skin of the breast....

As it says in the name, tummy time is getting your baby to spend time on their tummy....

Cord blood banking is one of those things you hear people talk about while you’re pregnant that can make you initially panic. What is it? Should I know?...

The transition into parenthood is a unique and life-changing experience. Our 1 day live antenatal class has been developed to support expectant parents on this journey by providing them with the most up-to-date, evidence-based information....

While ultrasounds and pregnancy tests are the only way to know for sure if you're pregnant, there are other signs that you might have a baby on the way. In this post, we'll cover the signs and symptoms you should look out for in the...

Pregnancy is one of the most beautiful and exciting transitions we can experience. As our body prepares itself to bring a new life into the world....

At times, trying to get your toddler to eat can be as futile as trying to push water uphill with a rake. Not to worry, we’re here to help you in this sisyphean task....

One of the biggest worries for first-time parents is the idea of coping with very little sleep once your bundle of joy arrives. It is a well-known and popular source of conversation among most parents about how well your baby is sleeping; with a full...

We get a lot of anxious emails from soon-to-be mothers wondering why their baby isn’t kicking yet, and when they should expect the kicking to start....

Ghislaine is a senior midwife with the UK Emergency Medical Team and currently works in clinical education....