UK Babies

Babies At Polling Stations Are The Cutest Motivation To Vote

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK Parents

Not sure whether you can be bothered to brave the inclement weather to vote in the EU referendum? Shame on you, if these babies can battle through the...

Mum Shares Devastating Consequences Of Not Vaccinating Kids

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK Parents

A mother is urging other parents to vaccinate their children against whooping cough to protect other kids, like her 10-week-old daughter. Annie Mae Br...

This Home Birth Photo Reportedly Keeps Being Removed From Instagram

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 01.07.2016 | UK Parents

Warning: Some may find the image in this article graphic. A birth photographer is refusing to stop sharing one of her home birth photos, despite clai...

Mum Devastated Photo Of Son Who Died Reported As 'Offensive'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 24.06.2016 | UK Parents

Update: the photo from this article has been removed and the comments have been turned off. A mother was devastated to learn that a photo of her son...

S Club 7's Tina Barrett Gives Birth To Baby Boy

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Parents

S Club 7's Tina Barrett has become a mum. The 39-year-old announced she had given birth to a baby boy on 20 June and the new mum revealed her choice o...

Say What!?!?

Marissa Asli Bangura | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Marissa Asli Bangura

Admittedly, the response to Jane's declaration wasn't female camaraderie's finest hour, and all these years later I can still remember that to her credit she (Jane) defiantly held her own. Her crime? To utter the words: "I don't want children."

Adorable Moment Irish Football Fans Serenaded A Baby On A Train

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK Parents

A large group of Irish football fans unexpectedly serenaded an adorable baby while travelling on a train in Bordeaux. Despite their team losing 3-0 to...

Building Babies' Brains Through a Better Start

Clair Rees | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK Parents
Clair Rees

Infant mental health (IMH) refers to how well a child develops socially and emotionally. Because babies' worlds are mostly made up of their parents or carers, their mental health is heavily influenced by the care they receive and quality of the baby-carer relationship.

Eddie Redmayne's Wife Hannah Has Given Birth To A Baby Girl

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK Parents

Eddie Redmayne's wife Hannah has given birth to the couple's first child together. The actor, 34, and his wife, 33, are said to have welcomed a baby g...

Childbirth: Why Women Forget The Pain

Lucy Dukes | Posted 19.06.2016 | UK Parents
Lucy Dukes

The downright gorgeous Holly Willoughby has recently been quoted saying that she loves giving birth. She said that although birth was painful, it was a different kind of pain and it made her feel more alive that ever before - a feeling she has not gotten from anything else.

Dads Are Seeing How Many Cheerios They Can Stack On Their Sleeping Babies

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Parents

Dads have found a new way to pass time when their babies are napping in the day - and it involves cereal. The Life Of Dad community challenged fathers...

This Mum Gave Birth In A Car On Her Driveway

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Parents

A new mum realised her baby was not prepared to wait when she gave birth in her car, sat on the driveway. The mum's sister - Imgur user BeckEiche - up...

What Do Health Visitors Contribute to Infant Mental Health?

Clair Rees | Posted 16.06.2016 | UK Parents
Clair Rees

We all need someone we can trust in our lives, and it's crucial for a baby's future mental health that they build early trusting relationships with their principle caregivers, who will be the safe haven as they grow up, when needing to make sense of any negative experience faced.

Dad's Trick Makes This Baby Giggle Uncontrollably

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 15.06.2016 | UK Parents

If you're looking for a foolproof hack to make your baby giggle away without much effort, try this. The dad held his son under the arms with his top ...

Breastfeeding Mum Shares Video Of Man 'Verbally Assaulting' Her While She Nursed Son

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 15.06.2016 | UK Parents

A breastfeeding mother has shared a video of a stranger shouting at her while she nursed her son, in a bid to find out who it was. Jessie Maher, from ...

Tess Holliday Has Given Birth To Her Second Son

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 15.06.2016 | UK Parents

Tess Holliday has given birth to a baby boy with her fiancé Nick Holliday. The 30-year-old, who is also mum to 10-year-old Rylee from a previous rela...

The Critical Currency of Earliest Relationships

Clair Rees | Posted 14.06.2016 | UK Parents
Clair Rees

Last week saw the UKs first infant mental health awareness week which sought to unpack the critical social currency of earliest relationships and why this matters for supporting good mental health outcomes for children.

Newborn Honoured By Late Dad In Poignant Photo

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 14.06.2016 | UK Parents

A father who died just weeks before his daughter was born has been honoured in a poignant photograph. Hector Daniel Ferrer Alvarez, who was tragically...

Holly Willoughby Admits She Loves Giving Birth: Here's Why

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 14.06.2016 | UK Parents

Holly Willoughby has revealed she loves giving birth - despite the pain. The 35-year-old 'This Morning' presenter said women too often hear about "on...

Kids' Sleep Guidelines By Age Released For Parents

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 13.06.2016 | UK Parents

A group of sleep specialists have issued a set of guidelines recording how much sleep kids should be getting each night. Doctors who specialise in sle...

Rebecca Adlington's Daughter 'Doesn't Have A Clue' About Parents' Split

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 13.06.2016 | UK Parents

Rebecca Adlington has revealed her one-year-old daughter Summer doesn't know about her and Harry Needs' split. The 27-year-old, who announced her spli...

Hospitals Missing Opportunity To Learn From Stillbirths And 'Prevent Future Tragedies'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK Parents

More than half of investigations into stillbirths and neonatal deaths following full-term labour are insufficient, according to the Royal College of O...

5 Baby Products To Sneak In Your Beauty Routine

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK Style

Baby products aren't just for babies, as proven by a new YouTube video. Miss Asia World and London-based vlogger, Tanya Mann, saves time on her everyd...

Baby Has Priceless Reaction To 'Biting' Shadow Puppet

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK Parents

A baby who was fascinated by the shadow of her mum's hand, got the shock of her life when it attempted to bite her. When the moving hand comes closer ...

Why 'Hollyoaks' Ayden Callaghan Was Written Out Of Stillbirth Storyline

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK Parents

'Hollyoaks' actor Ayden Callaghan (a.k.a Joe Roscoe) was written out of his on-screen partner's stillbirth storyline after his fiancée had a miscarri...