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A man’s anxieties! by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting     Your partner’s emotions could probably be fluctuating just like your hormones when you tell them you are pregnant! They could be experiencing excitement, anxiety an ... Read on »
Feeling sexy? by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Sex during pregnancy…..You know that it’s safe to have sex but you just don’t feel sexy! When you become pregnant your body will experience many changes, not only w ... Read on »
I am pregnant, should I still exercise? by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Lots of us find out we are pregnant and think that it’s the green light to go ahead and eat what we like and give up all forms of exercise as we’ll be putting on weigh ... Read on »
Morning sickness by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting   Are you pregnant and feeling sick?Don’t worry this is quite common. The degree of nausea you feel varies from person to person and if you suffer from morning sicknes ... Read on »
Back to work by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting   The time has come for you to return to work.It may not be easy decision for you to make, you may be feeling a mixture of emotions regarding leaving your baby or ... Read on »
How to look good with a bump! by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting   It can come as a shock when you suddenly realise that your normal pre-pregnancy clothes no longer fit……it’s the time when you have to go in search of maternity cloth ... Read on »
A water birth by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting There are a lot of reasons why you may want to consider a water birth.The thought of relaxing in the water may seem more appealing than a sterile hospital ward.  ... Read on »
Pain relief choices for giving birth by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting It’s good to know what your options are and what effect they will have, although everyone is different and everyone has different pain thresholds.There are probably pl ... Read on »
Can’t sleep! by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting   Everyone tells you to get as much sleep as possible in preparation for the sleepless nights ahead of you when your little bundle of joy arrives but want if you c ... Read on »
Colic by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting  If you find your baby continually cries at a certain part of the day and it is difficult to get them to settle, they could be suffering from colic.  Early evening is ... Read on »
Post natal depression by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting   If you are finding being a parent completely overwhelming and unable to lead a normal life you could be suffering from post natal depression. Having post natal d ... Read on »
Your first days at home with your baby by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Being alone with your baby for the first time can be quite frightening. This is it, you are now a parent and there is no turning back. The realisation of the respo ... Read on »
Another baby! by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting   Having two children is harder than having one, your work load is increased and your time will have to be divided between your children.  It can be hard to cope wi ... Read on »
Difficulties in breast feeding by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting   Breast feeding is proven to be best for your baby but what if you are really finding it difficult?Breast feeding is convenient, no bottles to sterilise, formula milk ... Read on »
Head lice by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Lot of children will at some point catch head lice and despite lots of rumours and myths, it makes no difference on whether your child’s hair is squeaky clean or d ... Read on »
Nappy rash by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting   Nappy rash is caused by a baby’s bottom being in prolonged contact with their urine which contains ammonia or the bacteria from their stools.Many babies will suf ... Read on »
Reducing the risk of cot death? by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting We have all heard the horrific stories of babies dying from cot death and no-one seems to know the reason why! There are some things you can do to reduce the risk.  ... Read on »
Feel like you’re a bad parent? by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting None of us are perfect and we all have ‘off’ days were we wish we had handled things differently or reacted in a calmer more rationalised way.Sleep deprivation, stress ... Read on »
Signs that your child is unwell by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Sometimes there is no doubt that your child is unwell, however there may be times when you can’t tell!One minute they seem really sick and then the next they are r ... Read on »
Why don’t they listen! by Emanuela .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting It can be infuriating, you’re trying to get them ready for school but you seem to be the only one rushing around whilst they are finding amusement in teasing the cat o ... Read on »