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Babywearing – Guest post from Wear My Baby

Hannah Wallace, owner of Wear My Baby, one of the UK’s leading babywearing consultancies and online stores and mother of two from Tooting explains the appeal of her service and the benefits of babywearing. Babywearing is an incredible parenting tool. All parents carry...

What to do if a baby is choking – Guest Post from First Aid For Life

Emma Hammett, from First Aid For Life, discusses how to help a choking baby. Choking is extremely common and very frightening but in most cases, with the right help, the casualty will make a full recovery. Babies can choke on anything small enough to fit through a loo...

What’s normal anyway – a video blog

Sophie Brigstocke explores the media furore around midwives having to back down over promoting "normal birth", the history behind the press reports and what we mean by normal birth.  What is more important to consider and how can we all work collaboratively?...

Breastfeeding support and antenatal preparation – a video blog

Sophie discusses some of the challenges facing breastfeeding mothers and how getting qualified support and information can help.  She looks at what can be done antenatally to prepare, including expression of colostrum.  In celebration of International...

Wonder Women – doulas are superhuman! A video blog

Sophie explores the superhuman qualities of doulas in this video blog.  For more information about doulas visit www.nurturingbirthdirectory.com or contact us at info@nurturingbirth.co.uk https://vimeo.com/220108512