National Childbirth Trust

Is Doing an NCT Course the Friendship Moment of Your Life?

Lisa Williams | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Parents
Lisa Williams

Your first NCT class is like your first day at a new school; there you are, at a huge milestone in your life, wearing new clothes that make you feel very grown up, and eyeballing your new classmates wondering which one is going to be your new best mate.

The Things You Do for Love - The 'I Never Knew and Didn't Understand' Moments of Motherhood

Alison Powell | Posted 09.11.2015 | UK Parents
Alison Powell

Since having children I have picked meat out of their little teeth in a restaurant. I can say hand on heart I would not do that for another human being. I have used a hand-held breast pump, feeling like a Jersey cow, as a bus load of people parked at the stop stared at me through my living room window and I simply stared back.

Breast-Fed Babies ‘Cry More’ And ‘Laugh Less’

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 14.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

According to new research today, babies who are breast-fed cry more, laugh less and generally have ‘more challenging temperaments’ than bottle-fed...