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The Kick Pregnancy Podcast

Sep 30, 2019

Baby movements is your baby’s way of telling you all is well. A healthy baby should move. Imagine if you were really sick, you would still move around the bed and get up several times a day to go the toilet. If you lay in bed for many hours, not moving at all, you would probably be dreadfully ill.

A baby that’s...

Sep 24, 2019

What to do about visitors to your newborn baby? Firstly, feel confident to stand by YOUR rules. This episode talks about one potential rule 'all visitors to have a whooping cough booster before visiting the baby'.

Banning people from having contact with your baby, particularly if they are showing signs of a persistent...

Sep 10, 2019

Induction of labour. This is recommended listening for every woman who is pregnant, particularly those getting close to the end of their pregnancy. Inductions AREN'T rare and can represent a challenge for some who feel blindsided by the significant change of plans.

And blindsided is like a dirty word in your...

Sep 3, 2019

The placenta is the frisbee shaped wonder pack that really has so many jobs as you grow your baby. 

Firstly, it sends oxygen and nutrients from the mother's circulation, down the cord into the baby. In reverse, it sends fetal waste products back up the cord into the placenta and off around the mother's body for...