Review of Daisy Foundation Birth Preparation

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Rachel’s review of birth preparation classes Rachael explains how Daisy Foundation birth preparation classes have helped her Fi and the Daisy Foundation have played such a massive part in my pregnancy and new motherhood journey – signing up for the Daisy Birthing classes is the one of the best decisions I could have made! The Birth preparation classes were a …

How do I prepare for Induction?

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How do I prepare for an induction? If you are pregnant and have been told that you or your baby is at risk if the pregnancy continues then you might be offered to be induced and you may be wondering “how do I prepare for induction?” What is induction of labour? [/cs_text] Are you sure this is right for you …

What’s the Easiest way to Give Birth?

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What is the easiest way to give birth? It all depends on what your version of ‘easy’ means. Do you mean; What’s the most pain-free way to give birth? What’s the safest way to give birth? The best way to give birth? The cheapest way to give birth? Everyone’s version of ‘easy’ will be slightly different from the next and …

I Am Scared Of Giving Birth!

Don't panic about your birth

What to do if you are scared of giving birth It is completely normal to feel a bit scared of an approaching birth, many first time mums and mums who have given birth before feel this tingle of anticipation and worry. As this rather wonderful blog post from Rachel Reed puts it, Feel the Fear, and Birth Anyway! BUT – …

What Is Labour Like?

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A question asked by new mums the world over, what is labour like? What does it feel like? What do contractions feel like? Does it hurt? The answer? You’ll know! That infuriating answer given by midwives, your mum, friends and others. How will I know I am in labour? Oh, you’ll just know!! But do you know what? You will. …

When Do I Need To Start Antenatal Classes?

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When Do I Need To Start Antenatal Classes? If you are newly pregnant or thinking about becoming pregnant for the first or second time or more, then you might be wondering if you need to start antenatal classes or indeed what the choice is in antenatal preparation. Preparing to give birth is not something which I think you should leave …