Avoid During Pregnancy

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Mum’s blood pressure affects IQ in kids

Research suggests high blood pressure in pregnant women can affect children's IQ later in life. Continue reading

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Ten films to avoid while you’re pregnant

Mindful Mum's handy list of ten movies to avoid if you're pregnant. Continue reading

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Sweet drinks could be linked to premature birth

New research has suggested that women who consume sugary drinks during their pregnancy may be more likely to have a premature birth Continue reading

Fake tan linked to infertility

Fake tan linked to infertility

Experts warn that fake tan products can be linked to fertility problems. Continue reading

Women exposed to solvents at increased risk of baby heart defects

Women exposed to solvents at increased risk of baby heart defects

There may be a small risk of heart defects in babies whose mothers are exposed to solvents. Continue reading

Which is the friendliest supermarket? Win £100 of shopping vouchers!

Which is the friendliest supermarket? Win £100 of shopping vouchers!

Take our quick survey and you could win £100 worth of shopping vouchers! Continue reading

Painkillers not linked to miscarriage

Painkillers not linked to miscarriage

New research suggests over the counter painkillers don't increase the risk of miscarriage. Continue reading

Daily drinking in pregnancy not safe

Drinking daily in pregnancy is ‘not safe’

NHS Choices inform about misleading headlines which claim binge drinking in pregnancy is OK Continue reading

Anti-depressants linked with seizures in babies

Anti-depressants linked with seizures in babies

New US research suggests that anti-depressant use by Mum could cause seizures in infants. Continue reading

Drug abuse

Increase in US babies born with drug withdrawal

The number of babies born in the USA with drug withdrawal has almost tripled since 2000. Continue reading