UK Birth

Stephanie Davis Leaves Hospital With Son Four Days After Giving Birth

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK Parents

Stephanie Davis has returned from hospital with her son, four days after giving birth. The 23-year-old shared a black and white photo on Instagram, sh...

Peta Murgatroyd Praised For Baring Post-Baby Body 8 Days After Giving Birth

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Parents

Professional dancer Peta Murgatroyd has been praised by mothers for sharing a photo of her post-baby body eight days after giving birth. The 30-year-o...

Binky Felstead Excites Fans By Sharing Bump Photos On Instagram

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Parents

Binky Felstead is going to make her fans very happy if she continues sharing bump photos on Instagram. The 26-year-old ‘Made in Chelsea’ star has ...

Katherine Heigl And Josh Kelley Have Welcomed Their Third Child

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Parents

Katherine Heigl and her husband Josh Kelley have welcomed their third child. Heigl gave birth to a son named Joshua Bishop Kelley Jr. on 20 December,...

Heartbreaking Photoshoot Captures Twins Final Moments Together

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Parents

A couple who spent years trying for a baby were overwhelmed with sadness when they were told one of their twins would be stillborn. Lyndsay and Matthe...

5 Ways To Predict Your Baby’s Gender Before Your 12 Week Scan

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Parents

For most parents one of the most exciting parts of pregnancy is finding out the gender of your child, and waiting for the 20-week-scan (any earlier re...

Rebekah Vardy Celebrates Birth Of Fourth Child By Eating Her Own Placenta

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Parents

Rebekah Vardy is celebrating the birth of her second child with her husband Jamie Vardy by eating her own placenta. The 34-year-old shared a photo of ...

Easy Ways To Soothe Your Body After Birth

Jen Barton | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Parents

Some compare giving birth to running a marathon, while others say it’s like pushing out a watermelon. Whatever your take on it, one thing is for cer...

My Online Friends Make Me A Better Mum

Maddy Matthews | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Parents
Maddy Matthews

Scoff and smirk away. When I tell you I have online friends, I'm talking about my sisterhood, my village, my inspirations. I'm talking about two groups of women I don't know what I'd do without, because in every sense of the word, they're real friends.

Are Dads Undervalued At Birth?

Chris Newman | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Parents
Chris Newman

Around the time my little baby was born I was getting quite bad chest pains so much so that we called the non emergency number as it was around 7pm. There was an ambulance at the door within 10 minutes to check me over. The pain had already reduced by the time they arrived and I didn't need to go to hospital (I think it was just stress).

Stephanie Davis Has 'Gone Into Labour' Following Days Of Online Speculation

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Parents

Stephanie Davis has reportedly ‘gone into labour’.. A “source” has told The Sun Online that the 23-year-old has been admitted to a hospital in...

15 Home Birth Photos Showing The Beauty Of Having Family Around You

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Parents

Some mums choose to give birth at home, so they can bring their baby into the world in a familiar environment. JoAnn Marrero, the photographer behind ...

Jamie Vardy's Wife Rebekah Has Given Birth To Their Second Child Together

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Parents

Jamie Vardy has announced his wife, Rebekah Vardy, has given birth to their second child together. The England footballer tweeted the news on Tuesday ...

Mum 'Delivering' Own Baby During Fourth Caesarean Captured On Camera

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Parents

Warning: Some readers may find the images in this article graphic. The moment a mum helped deliver her own baby during her fourth caesarean was caugh...

Why This 'Disconnected' Photo Of A Mum Postpartum Is Resonating With New Parents

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Parents

A mum was brought to tears when she came across a postpartum photo of herself that showed “no attachment” to her baby. Lacey Barratt, a photograph...

10 Things You Only Know When Your Baby Is Overdue

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK Parents

It has been 40 whole weeks, you have paid your pregnancy dues, and now you just want your baby to be out. But apparently your baby didn’t get the m...

Woman Wears Chewbacca Mask While In Labour, Tells People To Never Take Life Too Seriously

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK Parents

A woman decided to wear a Chewbacca mask while she was in labour so her painful screams sounded like the Wookie language from ‘Star Wars’. Katie S...

Dad Documents Wife's Unexpected C-Section Birth Story With Facebook Videos

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK Parents

Some people take photographs to document and remember the birth of their child. But dad blogger Stephen Skinner decided to go one step further and bro...

Jonathan Rhys Meyers' Fiancée Mara Lane Has Given Birth To Their First Child

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Parents

Jonathan Rhys Meyers has become a dad for the first time. The 39-year-old actor’s fiancée, Mara Lane, is said to have given birth to a baby boy on ...

Emotional Moment Baby Was Born Into Dad's Arms Caught On Camera

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Parents

The emotional moment a baby was born into his dad’s arms after an intense labour was caught on camera. Jaydene Freund, birth photographer at Cradled...

Janet Jackson Has Become A Mum For The First Time Aged 50

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Parents

Janet Jackson has given birth to her first child with her husband Wissam Al Mana. The 50-year-old singer’s publicist confirmed the news to PEOPLE on...

Mum Gives Birth On The Toilet, Has To Pull Baby Out Of The U-Bend

SWNS | Poorna Bell | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Parents

A mum has told of the frantic moment she gave birth while on the toilet before having to pull her newborn son out of the U-bend after he arrived unexp...

What I Wish I'd Known As A First-Time Parent

The Huffington Post | Poorna Bell | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Parents

When Imgur user Kindaoldkindanot posted a list of things he wished he’d known before becoming a parent, it prompted loads of others to share their o...

Mum Who Had A Stroke Just Before Giving Birth Makes Miraculous Recovery

SWNS | Poorna Bell | Posted 27.12.2016 | UK Parents

A mum who suffered a devastating stroke just days before giving birth to her first child has defied the odds to make a “miraculous” recovery.Nicol...

A Couple Kept Their Pregnancy A Secret, Then Surprised Their Family With Their Newborn Baby

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Parents

A couple kept their pregnancy a secret from their whole family and decided to surprise them with their newborn daughter as an early Christmas present....