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Defending a woman’s right to stay with and care for her baby: transforming transitional and neonatal care

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The NHS Long Term Plan and Neonatal Critical Care Transformation Review call on all maternity and neonatal services to implement the Unicef UK Baby Friendly Initiative standards, to provide seamless care for families between maternity and neonatal services, and to …

The midwife effect

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The all-encompassing role of midwives in women’s lives is perhaps not always recognised or indeed visible to the masses. Find out more about the midwife effect and how the role of the midwife goes beyond a focus on pregnancy and birth.

No Smoking Day, 13th March 2019: Supporting smoke free families by Wendy Nicholson MBE

We know smoking during pregnancy is harmful to both the mother and their unborn child. Having a smoke free pregnancy and living in a smoke free home positively impacts on the child’s health outcomes.   The government’s Tobacco Control Plan …